• Judging a Book by Its Cover: Fans, Publishers, Designers, and the Marketing of Fiction book cover

    Judging a Book by Its Cover

    Fans, Publishers, Designers, and the Marketing of Fiction, 1st Edition

    By Nickianne Moody

    Edited by Nicole Matthews

    How do books attract their readers? This collection takes a closer look at book covers and their role in promoting sales and shaping readers' responses. Judging a Book by Its Cover brings together leading scholars, many with experience in the publishing industry, who examine the marketing of…

    Hardback – 2007-11-28
    Routledge

  • Design: The Key Concepts book cover

    Design: The Key Concepts

    1st Edition

    By Catherine McDermott

    This is the essential student’s guide to Design – its practice, its theory and its history. Drawing from a wide range of international examples, respected design writer Catherine McDermott explores key topics including: international design – from Europe to Africa design history – from…

    Paperback – 2007-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Perspective, Projections and Design: Technologies of Architectural Representation book cover

    Perspective, Projections and Design

    Technologies of Architectural Representation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Carpo, Frédérique Lemerle

    The essays selected for this book, presented in chronological order, discuss various aspects of image-making technologies, geometrical knowledge and tools for architectural design, focusing in particular on two historical periods marked by comparable patterns of technological and cultural change.…

    Paperback – 2007-09-26
    Routledge

  • Design Management: Exploring Fieldwork and Applications book cover

    Design Management

    Exploring Fieldwork and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Jerrard, David Hands

    Quantifying and assessing the value of an organization’s design department can be problematic. The tools traditionally used by auditors are usually insufficient to ‘measure’ either the value of design projects or their influence within an organization. This book demystifies the design development…

    Paperback – 2007-09-11
    Routledge

  • Designers Visionaries and Other Stories: A Collection of Sustainable Design Essays book cover

    Designers Visionaries and Other Stories

    A Collection of Sustainable Design Essays, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Chapman, Nick Gant

    Designers, Visionaries and Other Stories unpacks the complex and crucial debates surrounding sustainable design to deliver a compelling manifesto for change, at a time of looming ecological crisis, mounting environmental legislation and limited progress. This is a book about sustainable design, by…

    Paperback – 2007-08-20
    Routledge

  • Fashion Theory: A Reader book cover

    Fashion Theory

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Barnard

    From its beginnings in the fifteenth century, intensified interest in fashion and the study of fashion over the last thirty years has led to a vast and varied literature on the subject. This collection of essays surveys and contextualizes the ways in which a wide range of disciplines have used&…

    Paperback – 2007-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Student Readers

  • Designing Liners: A History of Interior Design Afloat book cover

    Designing Liners

    A History of Interior Design Afloat, 1st Edition

    By Anne Wealleans

    This in-depth history of the interior design of ocean liners surveys the transient history of interior design in relation to the development of passenger shipping, from commissioning by the line owners, methods and sources for the original creation of designs through to its construction, use and…

    Paperback – 2006-09-20
    Routledge

  • Sustainable by Design: Explorations in Theory and Practice book cover

    Sustainable by Design

    Explorations in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Walker

    To advance the subject of design one has to engage in the activity of designing. Sustainable by Design offers a compelling and innovative, design-centred approach that explores both the meaning and practice of sustainable design. Walker explores the design process in the context of sustainability,…

    Paperback – 2006-09-01
    Routledge

  • Japanese Modernisation and Mingei Theory: Cultural Nationalism and Oriental Orientalism book cover

    Japanese Modernisation and Mingei Theory

    Cultural Nationalism and Oriental Orientalism, 1st Edition

    By Yuko Kikuchi

    Conceptualised in 1920s Japan by Yanagi Sôetsu, the Mingei movement has spread world wide since the 1950s, creating phenomena as diverse as Mingei museums, Mingei connoisseurs and collectors, Mingei shops and Mingei restaurants. The theory, at its core and its adaptation by Bernard Leach, has long…

    Paperback – 2006-04-06
    Routledge

  • Crossing Design Boundaries: Proceedings of the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference, 15-16 September 2005, Edinburgh, UK book cover

    Crossing Design Boundaries

    Proceedings of the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference, 15-16 September 2005, Edinburgh, UK, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Rodgers, Libby Brodhurst, Duncan Hepburn

    This book presents over 100 papers from the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference dedicated to the subject of exploring novel approaches in product design education. The theme of the book is "Crossing Design Boundaries" which reflects the editors’ wish to…

    Paperback – 2005-11-10
    CRC Press

  • Visualizing Research: A Guide to the Research Process in Art and Design book cover

    Visualizing Research

    A Guide to the Research Process in Art and Design, 1st Edition

    By Carole Gray, Julian Malins

    Visualizing Research guides postgraduate students in art and design through the development and implementation of a research project, using the metaphor of a 'journey of exploration'. For use with a formal programme of study, from masters to doctoral level, the book derives from the creative…

    Hardback – 2004-12-22
    Routledge

  • Urban Avant-Gardes: Art, Architecture and Change book cover

    Urban Avant-Gardes

    Art, Architecture and Change, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Miles

    Urban Avant-Gardes presents original research on a range of recent contemporary practices in and between art and architecture giving perspectives from a wide range of disciplines in the arts, humanities and social sciences that are seldom juxtaposed, it questions many assumptions and accepted…

    Paperback – 2004-02-26
    Routledge

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