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Material Memories: Design and Evocation

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This book examines the way that objects 'speak' to us through the memories that we associate with them. Instead of viewing the meaning of particular designs as fixed and given, by looking at the process of evocation it finds an open and continuing dialogue between things, their makers and their consumers. This is not, however, to diminish the role of design in shaping human consciousness. The contributors do not view objects as blank carriers onto which humans project prior psychic dramas, but rather, place crucial ...

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Material Memories: Design and Evocation
1999, Berg 3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9781859732526

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Material Memories: Design and Evocation
1999, Berg 3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9781859732472

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