Overview:Mobilising Design - Routledge Studies in Human Geography - This book brings together research working at the boundary between design knowledges and mobilities, offering a novel collection for both theorists and practitioners. Drawing upon detailed case studies, it demonstrates the diverse roles of design in shaping mobility at different spaces and scales: across cities; within different types of buildings and infrastructures; and through commuting, work and leisure activities. A range of international scholars illustrate the designed mobilities of car parks, traffic lights, street benches, pedestrian wayfinding systems and accessible design in the urban environment; they examine spaces within hospitals, airports and train stations and investigate design practices for bicycles, future urban vehicles and MotoGP motorcycle racing. Other contributions explore overlooked mobile artefacts such as television and video game remote controls, 3D printing and the types of packaging which enable objects themselves to move around. This book demonstrates how the tools, assumptions and processes of design shape spaces of mobility, and also illuminates how shifts in the fluidity and circulation of people, practices and materials in turn reconfigure practices of design.Mobilising Design develops multi-disciplinary understandings of design, drawing upon diverse literatures including design history, product design, architecture and cultural geography. By highlighting often invisible artefacts and associated knowledges and controversies, the book foregrounds the taken-for-granted ways in which everyday mobility is designed. It will be of interest to scholars in geography, sociology, economic history, architecture, design and urban theory.

This book is on page /0fb06c92acf561788291222b8bb2eff7/book/1603725649-9781138676374. It was written by the following authors: Philip Pinch, Justin Spinney, Suzanne Reimer, Tiff Needell. Book Mobilising Design - Routledge Studies in Human Geography, which can be read online, published by the company: J H Haynes & Co Ltd, Taylor & Francis Ltd. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Science, Medicine, True Stories, Sports Books, Biography, Technology. The book was published on 2017-02-02 00:00:00. It has 234 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 499 g. File for download Mobilising Design - Routledge Studies in Human Geography has PDF format and is called mobilising-design-routledge-studies-in-human-geography.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our poumm.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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