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Doing research in design

Crouch, C. and Pearce, J. (2012) Doing research in design. Berg, An Imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, England.

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Doing Research in Design argues that design promotes social change and that, in order to understand that change, designers must turn to social science research methods. The book outlines the relationships between thinking and doing in design - and makes explicit links between design, research, philosophy and sociology - and then examines four central social research methodologies in practice.
The aim of Doing Research in Design is to provide anyone involved in the field of design with the knowledge and understanding of the best methods to plan and conduct their research.

Publication Type: Book
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Education
Publisher: Berg, An Imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Copyright: 2012 Christopher Crouch and Jane Pearce
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