Designs for the Pluriverse

Designs for the Pluriverse

Author: Arturo Escobar

Publisher: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century

ISBN: 0822371057

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Page: 312

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Arturo Escobar presents a new vision of design theory by arguing for the creation of what he calls "autonomous design"--a design practice aimed at channeling design's world-making capacity toward ways of being and doing that are deeply attuned to justice and the Earth.
Designs for the Pluriverse
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Arturo Escobar
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02 - Publisher: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century

Arturo Escobar presents a new vision of design theory by arguing for the creation of what he calls "autonomous design"--a design practice aimed at channeling design's world-making capacity toward ways of being and doing that are deeply attuned to justice and the Earth.
Designs for the Pluriverse
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Arturo Escobar
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-09 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Designs for the Pluriverse Arturo Escobar presents a new vision of design theory and practice aimed at channeling design's world-making capacity toward ways of being and doing that are deeply attuned to justice and the Earth. Noting that most design—from consumer goods and digital technologies to built environments—currently serves
Anthropological Theory for the Twenty-First Century
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: A. Lynn Bolles, Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz, Bernard C. Perley, Keri Vacanti Brondo
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-01 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Anthropological Theory for the Twenty-First Century presents a critical approach to the study of anthropological theory for the next generation of aspiring anthropologists. Through a carefully curated selection of readings, this collection reflects the diversity of scholars who have long contributed to the development of anthropological theory, incorporating writings by
Design and Political Dissent
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Jilly Traganou
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-27 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines, through an interdisciplinary lens, the relationship between political dissent and processes of designing. In the past twenty years, theorists of social movements have noted a diversity of visual and performative manifestations taking place in protest, while the fields of design, broadly defined, have been characterized by a
Design after Capitalism
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Matthew Wizinsky
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-15 - Publisher: MIT Press

How design can transcend the logics, structures, and subjectivities of capitalism: a framework, theoretical grounding, and practical principles. The designed things, experiences, and symbols that we use to perceive, understand, and perform our everyday lives are much more than just props. They directly shape how we live. In Design after