History of Modern Design

History of Modern Design Graphics and Products Since the Industrial Revolution

2nd Edition

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Publisher's Synopsis

This insightful, wide-ranging book surveys the applied arts and industrial design from the eighteenth century to the present day, exploring the dynamic relationship between design and manufacturing, and the technological, social and commercial contexts in which this relationship has developed.

Extensively revised and expanded for this second edition, History of Modern Design is an inclusive, well-balanced introduction to a field of increasing scholarly and interdisciplinary research, and provides students in design with historical perspectives of their chosen fields of study.

Book information

ISBN: 9781856696944
Publisher: Quercus Publishing
Imprint: Laurence King Publishing
Pub date:
Edition: 2nd Edition
DEWEY: 745.409
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 432
Weight: 1818g
Height: 292mm
Width: 224mm
Spine width: 35mm