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Designing for society : products and services for a better world / Nynke Tromp and Paul Hekkert.

By: Tromp, Nynke, e| [author.].
Contributor(s): Hekkert, Paul, 1963- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019©2019 Description: xiii, 130 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781472568687 (hbk.); 1472568680 (hbk.); 9781472567987 (pbk.); 1472567986 (pbk.).Subject(s): Industrial design -- Social aspects | Product design -- Social aspectsDDC classification: 658.5752 ECH Summary: An insightful and hands-on tool for designers (professionals and students) who wish to use design to counteract social problems. Viewing the artifact as a unique means of facilitating behavioural change to realize social impact, the book goes beyond the current trend of applying design thinking to develop social and public services, and beyond the idea of the designer as a facilitator of social and local change.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 120-127) and index.

An insightful and hands-on tool for designers (professionals and students) who wish to use design to counteract social problems. Viewing the artifact as a unique means of facilitating behavioural change to realize social impact, the book goes beyond the current trend of applying design thinking to develop social and public services, and beyond the idea of the designer as a facilitator of social and local change.

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