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Learning about Architecture: The Art of Making and Being

This paper discusses experiences within design-build programs and the role of critical reflection in architectural education. It introduces a model for future programs alongside a framework for transformative architectural learning.

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Published Online: February 15, 2017

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Meta-design of the Logotype of the Protected Designation of Origin Serra da Estrela Cheese

A discursive analysis proposing alternative new logos for a specialty cheese from Portugal, involving scenario study, a focus group study, and stakeholder consultation

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Embedding Activism in Interior Design Curricula

This article introduces studying procedures and teaching methods that initiate student awareness of activism in interior design, formulating a robust practice of design conceptualizations taking into consideration community socio-political aspects.

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Reflections on the Collaborative Processes from Buchanan's Argument

Based on the argument and methods of Richard Buchanan (1995), this paper demonstrates the need to identify rhetorical perspectives about the origin of collaborative processes in design history.

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Chizar: From a Rural Fabric to an Urban Neighborhood

This paper discusses the threats and potentials of a district in Iran, which has been transformed from a village to a city.

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A Potential Dichotomy: Clothing, Fashion, and the UK Apparel Industry

This research focuses upon the production of apparel in the United Kingdom, in order to explore a potential dichotomy between clothing and fashion.

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Published Online: January 16, 2017

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Reclaiming a Virtual Sense of Place

This research investigates effective representation methods where the client has more opportunities to interact during the design process to better understand the virtual/spatial sense of place.

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Published Online: January 4, 2017

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Architectural Considerations and Design Principles Affecting Human Health and Applied to an Emergency House Prototype

An emergency house prototype is analyzed according to several "bio-healthy markers" showing design principles that must be followed in order to achieve an emergency architecture which benefits human health.

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Published Online: December 22, 2016

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Implementing Design Sprints in the Education of Industrial Designers

A fourth-year design studio utilizes a "design sprint," colliding concept development of housewares products with large-scale farm equipment, in rapid paced design thinking towards a human-centered product development project.

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Published Online: December 22, 2016

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A Catalyst for Change: Understanding Characteristics of Citizen-driven Placemaking Endeavors Across Diverse Communities

This paper examines four approaches to citizen-driven placemaking including need-based occupations, artistic interventions, civil disobedience, and civic-minded improvements that create meaningful places for citizens rather than strategic agencies.

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Published Online: December 22, 2016

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