University of Hertfordshire

Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Standard

Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design. / Lees-Maffei, Grace.

Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. ed. / Grace Lees-Maffei. London and New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. p. 6-23.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Harvard

Lees-Maffei, G 2014, Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design. in G Lees-Maffei (ed.), Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. Bloomsbury Publishing, London and New York, pp. 6-23.

APA

Lees-Maffei, G. (2014). Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design. In G. Lees-Maffei (Ed.), Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things (pp. 6-23). Bloomsbury Publishing.

Vancouver

Lees-Maffei G. Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design. In Lees-Maffei G, editor, Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. London and New York: Bloomsbury Publishing. 2014. p. 6-23

Author

Lees-Maffei, Grace. / Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design. Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. editor / Grace Lees-Maffei. London and New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. pp. 6-23

Bibtex

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