Architecture & Design versus Consumerism: How Design Activism Confronts Growth

Architecture & Design versus Consumerism: How Design Activism Confronts Growth

by Ann Thorpe

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849713566
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/31/2012
Edition description: 1
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ann Thorpe is currently based at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements. Preface 1. Design Activism, Movement Society and a Post-growth Scenario 2. Design in the Shadow of the Rise and Fall of Growth 3. Design Activism Confronting Economic Growth 4. From Here to There, Sketching a Sustainable Economy 5. Picking Up Moves from Social Movements 6. Political Power on a Budget 7. Speculating on the Steady State Scenario 8. Conclusion

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