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CCDN 371. CULTURES OF DESIGN.

words. images. artefacts.

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BOOKS
Those marked with an asterix* are on three-day reserve in the library.

Creativity and innovation, professionals and amateurs

Brown, Tim. 2009. Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation. Harper Business.
Burgess, Jean and Joshua Green. 2009. YouTube: Online Video and Participatory Culture. Polity.
Cross, Nigel. 2007. Designerly Ways of Knowing. Birkhäuser.
Jenkins, Henry. 2006. Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers: Exploring Participatory Culture. NYU Press.
Jenkins, Henry. 2009. Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century. MIT Press.
Johnson, Steven. 2010. Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation. Riverhead.
Julier, Guy. 2008. The Culture of Design. Sage.
Kelly, Kevin. 2010. What Technology Wants. Viking.
Lawson, Bryan. 2004. What Designers Know. Architectural Press.
Lawson, Bryan. 2005. How Designers Think: The Design Process Demystified. Architectural Press.
Lawson, Bryan and Kees Dorst. 2009. Design Expertise. Architectural Press.
Levine, Faythe and Cortney Heimerl. 2008. Handmade Nation: The Rise of DIY, Art, Craft, and Design. Princeton Architectural Press.
Lockwood, Thomas. 2009. Design Thinking: Integrating Innovation, Customer Experience, and Brand Value. Allworth Press.
Lupton, Ellen. 2006. D.I.Y.: Design it Yourself. Princeton Architectural Press.
Shirky, Clay. 2010. Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age. Penguin.
Shirky, Clay. 2008. Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations. Penguin.
Simon, Nina. 2010. The Participatory Museum. Museum 2.0.

Material and visual culture, production and consumption

Acland, Roger (ed.) 2007. Residual Media. University of Minnesota Press.
Attfield, Judy. 2000. Wild Things: The Material Culture of Everyday Life. Berg.
Bird, Elizabeth S. 2007. The Audience in Everyday Life: Living in a Media World. Routledge.
Clarke, Alison (ed.) 2011. Design Anthropology: Object Culture in the 21st Century. SpringerWein.
Conomos, John. 2007. Mutant Media : Essays on Cinema, Video Art and New Media. Power Publications.
Higgins, Michael. 2008. Media and Their Publics. Open University Press.
Mayer, Vicki, Miranda J. Banks and John T. Caldwell (eds.) 2009. Production Studies: Cultural Studies of Media Industries. Routledge.
Michael, Mike. 2006. Technoscience and Everyday Life. Open University Press.
Miller, Daniel. 2009. Stuff. Polity.
Miller, Daniel. 2009. The Comfort of Things. Polity.
Paterson, Mark. 2005. Consumption and Everyday Life. Routledge.
Shove, Elizabeth. 2004. Comfort, Cleanliness and Convenience: The Social Organization of Normality. Berg.
Shove, Elizabeth, Matthew Watson, Martin Hand and Jack Ingram. 2008. The Design of Everyday Life. Berg.
Sturken, Marita and Lisa Cartwright. 2009. Practices of Looking: An Introduction to Visual Culture. Oxford.
Turner, Graeme. 2010. Ordinary People and the Media: The Demotic Turn. Sage.
Wells, Liz. 2009. Photography: A Critical Introduction. Routledge.
Woodward, Ian. 2007. Understanding Material Culture. Sage.

Design

*Antonelli, Paola (ed). 2008. Design and the Elastic Mind. Museum of Modern Art.
*Bagnara, Sebastiano and Gillian Crampton Smith (eds.) 2006. Theories and Practice in Interaction Design. Lawrence Erlbaum.
*Dunne, Anthony. 1999. Hertzian Tales: Electronic Products, Aesthetic Experience and Critical Design. RCA.
*Dunne, Anthony and Fiona Raby. 2001. Design Noir: The Secret Life of Electronic Objects. Birkhäuser.
*Lorenc, Jan, Lee Skolnick and Craig Berger. 2007. What is Exhibition Design? RotoVision.
*Moggridge, Bill (ed). 2007. Designing Interactions. MIT Press.
*Sterling, Bruce. 2005. Shaping Things. MIT Press.
*Thackara, John. 2005. In the Bubble: Designing in a Complex World. MIT Press.

JOURNALS

Art & Design
Craft + Design Enquiry
Creativity and Innovation in Design
Cultural Studies
Design Issues
Design Journal
Design Quarterly
Design Studies
International Journal of Cultural Studies
International Journal of Design
Journal of Art and Design Education
Journal of Consumer Culture
Journal of Design History
Journal of Material Culture
Journal of Visual Culture
New Media & Society

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