Introduction: Writing Design

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This introduction establishes ‘writing design’ as a polyvalent and useful term for thinking about how text is used in design criticism, design history and design practice; in so doing, it provides bibliographic pointers to a wide range of related publications. Core senses for the term ‘writing design’ have informed the organization of the book; this introduction situates the chapters within that organization and considers alternative reading routes before closing with a summary of the book’s contribution.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWriting Design
Subtitle of host publicationWords and Objects
EditorsGrace Lees-Maffei
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherBerg Publishers
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)978-1847889553, 1847889557
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2012


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