About: Designing.: Analysing Design Meetings / Edition 1

About: Designing.: Analysing Design Meetings / Edition 1

by Janet McDonnell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415440580

ISBN-13: 9780415440585

Pub. Date: 06/25/2009

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The twenty-one contributions to About: Designing draw on a rich variety of methodological positions, research backgrounds and design disciplines including architecture, product design, engineering, applied linguistics, communication studies, cognitive psychology, and discourse studies. Collectively these studies comprise a state-of-the-art overview of

Overview

The twenty-one contributions to About: Designing draw on a rich variety of methodological positions, research backgrounds and design disciplines including architecture, product design, engineering, applied linguistics, communication studies, cognitive psychology, and discourse studies. Collectively these studies comprise a state-of-the-art overview of design thinking research. About: Designing will be of interest to design researchers at any level, as well as specialists in a broad range of design disciplines and social studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415440585
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/25/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
434
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 0.97(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction

Part 1: Understanding Design Processes

2 Intersections of Brainstorming Rules and Social Order
Ben Matthews

3 Spider Webbing: A Paradigm for Engineering Design Conversations during Concept Generation
Ade Mabogunje, Ozgur Eris, Neeraj Sonalkar, Malte Jung & Larry Leifer

4 Co-evolution in Design Practice
Isabelle Reymen, Kees Dorst & Frido Smulders

Part 2: Values in Designing

5 Ethical Imagination and Design
Peter Lloyd

6 The Mechanisms of Value Transfer in Design Meetings
Christopher Le Dantec & Ellen Yi-Luen Do

7 Affect-in-Cognition through the Language of Appraisals
Andy Dong, Maaike Kleinsmann & Rianne Valkenburg

Part 3: Aspects of Design Cognition

8 Analogical Reasoning and Mental Simulation in Design: Two Strategies Linked to Uncertainty Resolution
Linden J. Ball & Bo T. Christensen

9 Task, Team, Process: The Development of Shared Representations in an Engineering Design Team
Petra Badke-Schaub, Kristina Lauche, Andre Neumann & Saeema Ahmed

10 Variants and Invariants of Design Cognition
Ömer Akın

Part 4: Design Process Models

11 The Influence of the Design Task Description on the Course and Outcome of Idea Generation Meetings
Kilian Gericke, Michael Schmidt-Kretschmer & Luciënne Blessing

12 Using the FBS Ontology to Capture Semantic Design Information in Design Protocol Studies
Jeff Kan & John Gero

Part 5: Language, Discourse and Gesture

13 ‘Does this compromise your design?’ Socially Producing a Design Concept in Talk-in-Interaction
Rachael Luck

14 Collaborative Negotiation in Design: A Study of Design Conversations between Architect and Building Users
Janet McDonnell

15 The Function of Gesture in an Architectural Design Meeting
Willemien Visser

16 Aspects of Language Use in Design Conversation
Friedrich Glock

Part 6: Constructing Roles

17 Performing Architecture: Talking ‘Architect’ and ‘Client’ into Being
Arlene Oak

18 Behind the Scenes of the Design Theatre: Actors, Roles and the Dynamics of Communication
Gabriela Goldschmidt & Doron Eshel

19 Exploring the Boundaries: Language, Roles and Structures in Cross-Disciplinary Design Teams
Robin Adams, Llewellyn Mann, Shawn Jordan & Shanna Daly

Part 7: Objects, References, Context

20 From Ronchamp by Sledge: On the Pragmatics of Object References
Martin Stacey, Claudia Eckert & Chris Earl

21 Keeping Traces of Design Meetings through Intermediary Objects
Emine Serap Arıkog˘lu, Eric Blanco & Franck Pourroy

22 Matters of Context in Design
Cynthia Atman, Jim Borgford-Parnell, Katherine Deibel, Allison Kang, ai Ho Ng, Deborah Kilgore & Jennifer Turns

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