Design for the real world: human ecology and social change

Front Cover
Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1984 - Technology & Engineering - 394 pages
15 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
8
4 stars
6
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
1

Review: Design for the Real World: Human Ecology and Social Change

User Review  - Kara Pecknold - Goodreads

Essential for a designer but equally relevant for those who are interested in the topic. Papanek was ahead of his time and we continue to attempt to live up to his commentary from years ago. Read full review

Review: Design for the Real World: Human Ecology and Social Change

User Review  - Chris Elkjar - Goodreads

Interesting polemic on the state of industrial design during the 1970s. There are a lot of sections in this book that really ring true today in a general sense but theres also some oddly outdated ... Read full review

Contents

WHAT IS DESIGN?
3
DESIGN FOR SURVIVAL AND SURVIVAL
322
Index
387
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information