Utility Reassessed: The Role of Ethics in the Practice of Design

Distributed Exclusively in the Usa by St. Martin's Press (1999)
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This sparkling collection of essays both defines and reassesses the concept of Utility. Using it as a touchstone for the consideration of the place of ethics in the recent history of design, the collection offers a way into the issues which concern design decision-makers today. It offers previously unpublished research into diverse topics such as the investigation into the hitherto undiscovered designs for a utility vehicle, and it reveals a fresh perspective on the philosophy behind the concept of Utility as a design theory.
Keywords Design History  British Utility Design Scheme  Functionalism in art  Design Philosophy
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Call number NK1443.U85 1999
ISBN(s) 0719052777   0719058449   9780719058448
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