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Design for Micro-utopias; thinking beyond the possible

Wood, John. 2007. Design for Micro-utopias; thinking beyond the possible. Ashgate, p. 226. ISBN 9780754646082 [Book]

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Commissioned and refereed at the proposal stage, this book represents nine years of thinking that has culminated in an ethical reframing of the way design is understood and practised. Although primarily philosophical in its approach, it also offers practical suggestions and advocates the introduction of a more holistic, cross-disciplinary 'metadesign' profession. This represents a challenge to the intrinisically problem-oriented nature of design, offering a more positive, holistic and entrepreneurial discourse.

Item Type: Book

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Design

Date:

December 2007

Item ID:

326

Date Deposited:

14 Mar 2008 15:57

Last Modified:

23 Jun 2017 13:16

URI: http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/326

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