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The genius of design

The genius of design

Sparke, Penny, author

Revealing how design gives our life meaning and helps us understand what it is to be human, 'The Genius of Design' examines design both as a process and as a product-- Source other than Library of Congress

Hardback, Book. English. History.
Published New York: The Overlook Press, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Penny Sparke
ISBN: 1590204336, 9781590204337
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Previously published: London: Quadrille, 2009.
Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
Subject: Design Philosophy.; Design History.; Industrial design.; Design.


  1. Introduction
  2. More matter, with less art
  3. The glass of fashion and the mould of form
  4. Let slip the dogs of war
  5. Fools of fortune
  6. Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow
  7. Further reading
  8. Picture credits.