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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
An Introduction to Design and Culture : 1900 to the Present.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (273 pages)|
|Contents:||Cover; An Introduction to Design and Culture: 1900 to the Present; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Twentieth-century design and culture revisited; Part 1 Design and modernity, 1900-1939; 1 Consuming modernity; Conspicuous consumption and the expansion of taste; Consumer culture and modernity; 2 The impact of technology; New production methods, new materials; The materials of modernity; 3 The designer for industry; Art and industry; The consultant designer; 4 Modernism and design; Theory and design at the turn of the century; The hegemony of modernism. 5 Designing identitiesRepresenting the nation; Corporate culture and the state; Part 2 Design and postmodernity, 1940 to the present; 6 Consuming postmodernity; The dream of modernity; Consumer culture and postmodernity; 7 Technology and design: A new alliance; The materials of abundance; Technology and lifestyles; 8 Designer culture; International designers; The new designers; 9 Postmodernism and design; Modern design in crisis; Postmodern design; 10 Redefining identities; Redefining the nation; Redefining design; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index.|