• Fashion Theory: A Reader book cover

    Fashion Theory

    A Reader, 2nd Edition

    By Malcolm Barnard

    This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Fashion Theory: A Reader brings together and presents a wide range of essays on fashion theory that will engage and inform both the general reader and the specialist student of fashion. From apparently simple and accessible theories concerning what…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Student Readers

  • Interior Design: A Global Profession book cover

    Interior Design

    A Global Profession, 1st Edition

    By Roderick Adams

    As the globe shrinks and the concept of distance diminishes, this text challenges the current status quo by identifying the cohesions and specialisations of design communities across the continents. It sets out an international spatial design landscape, identifying and contouring global design…

    Paperback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Nordic Private Collections of Chinese Objects book cover

    Nordic Private Collections of Chinese Objects

    1st Edition

    By Minna Törmä

    This book explores the ways in which Nordic private collectors displayed their collections of Chinese objects in their homes. This leads to a reconsideration of how to define collecting and display by analyzing the difference between objects serving as decorative or collectible items, while…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    The Histories of Material Culture and Collecting, 1700-1950

  • Contemporary Processes of Text Typeface Design book cover

    Contemporary Processes of Text Typeface Design

    1st Edition

    By Michael Harkins

    This book addresses the paucity of published research that specifically deals with knowledge of text typeface design processes. Dr. Michael Harkins uses a grounded theory methodology to render a tripartite theory, including explanation and description of the processes of text typeface design based…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Narrative Environments and Experience Design: Space as a Medium of Communication book cover

    Narrative Environments and Experience Design

    Space as a Medium of Communication, 1st Edition

    By Tricia Austin

    This book argues narrative, people and place are inseparable and pursues the consequences of this insight through the design of narrative environments. This a new and distinct area of practice that weaves together and extends narrative theory, spatial theory and design theory. Examples of narrative…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Iteration: Episodes in the Mediation of Art and Architecture book cover

    Iteration

    Episodes in the Mediation of Art and Architecture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Schuldenfrei

    This edited volume considers the ways in which multiple stages, phases, or periods in an artistic or design process have served to arrive at the final artifact, with a focus on the meaning and use of the iteration. To contextualize iteration within artistic and architectural production, this…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Ideals of Home: The Social Dynamics of Domestic Space book cover

    Cultural Ideals of Home

    The Social Dynamics of Domestic Space, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Chambers

    Spanning the nineteenth to twenty-first centuries, this book investigates how home is imagined, staged and experienced in western culture. Questions about meanings of ‘home’ and domestic culture are triggered by dramatic changes in values and ideals about the dwellings we live in and the dwellings…

    Paperback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge
    Directions in Cultural History

  • Designing an Innovative Pedagogy for Sustainable Development in Higher Education book cover

    Designing an Innovative Pedagogy for Sustainable Development in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vasiliki Brinia, J. Paulo Davim

    This book develops a "green pedagogy" and a mindset in Higher Education by using approaches based on innovative design thinking, arts-based practices, digital transformation, and entrepreneurship for sustainable development. New pedagogical methods and educational solutions are developed throughout…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    CRC Press
    Higher Education and Sustainability

  • Designed to Sell: The Evolution of Modern Merchandising and Display book cover

    Designed to Sell

    The Evolution of Modern Merchandising and Display, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Wood

    Designed to Sell presents an engaging account of mid-twentieth-century department store design and display in America from the 1930s to the 1960s. It traces the development of postwar philosophies of retail design that embodied aesthetics and function and new modes of merchandise display, resulting…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Interior Design

  • Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain book cover

    Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Anandi Ramamurthy

    Edited by Simon Faulkner

    First published in 2006, this volume provides the first in-depth analysis of the place of visual representations within the process of decolonisation during the period 1945 to 1970. The chapters trace the way in which different visual genres – art, film, advertising, photography, news reports and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Geometry of Environment: An Introduction to Spatial Organization in Design book cover

    The Geometry of Environment

    An Introduction to Spatial Organization in Design, 1st Edition

    By Lionel March, Philip Steadman

    Originally published in 1971 The Geometry of Environment is a fusion of art and mathematics introducing stimulating ideas from modern geometry, using illustrations from architecture and design. The revolution in the teaching of mathematics and the advent of the computer in design challenge…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Stud: Architectures of Masculinity book cover

    Stud

    Architectures of Masculinity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joel Sanders

    Originally published in 1996, Stud: Architectures of Masculinity is an interdisciplinary exploration of the active role architecture plays in the construction of male identity. Architects, artists, and theorists investigate how sexuality is constituted through the organization of materials, objects…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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