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Design: The Key Concepts
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Design: The Key Concepts (Hardback)

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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 Art Nouveau to punk

sustainable design, recycling and green design

design theory - from semiotics to gender, to postcolonialism

design technology, graphic design and the web.





Fully cross-referenced, with up-to-date guides for further reading, Design: The Key Concepts is an indispensable reference for students of design, design history, fashion, art and visual culture.

Architecture & DesignDesign & DesignersArt, Fashion & PhotographyArt monographs, history & theory Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 20/11/2007 ISBN-13: 9780415320153  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Catherine McDermott is Professor in the School of Design at Kingston University, London and a well known writer and curator on contemporary design. Her current projects includes work for the Design Council, Museums Association and a project working with African designers and curators.

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