The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design by Clive Edwards

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design provides a comprehensive guide to design, with entries on key topics in the history and theory of design, addressing a range of design forms including graphic, textile, furniture, metal, ceramic, fashion, stage and film, vehicle and product design, as well as national histories of design and key design movements.

The Encyclopedia provides up-to-date peer reviewed coverage of the last 250 years of design history, with global coverage by leading international design scholars and design historians.

Complete with a comprehensive index and full cross referencing, The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design is the definitive guide to Design.


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Clive Edwards is Professor in Design History at Loughborough University. He is the author of a number of books, including Interior Design: A Critical Introduction (Bloomsbury 2010).Subject Editors: Harriet Atkinson, University of Brighton, UK; Sarah Kettley, Nottingham Trent University, UK; Sorcha O'Brien, Kingston University, UK; David Raizman, Drexel University, USA; Anne-Marie Willis, German University in Cairo, Egypt.
Published December 17, 2015 by Bloomsbury Academic. 1400 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Arts & Photography.

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Suggestive of this set's scope are 40 pages of entries beginning with "design," "centers," "museums," "grammar," "methods," "fiction," and more. Some 1,500 pages and hundreds of often informative photos (in color and available online), make these volumes, from editor Edwards (design history, Loug...

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