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Interactive Instruments: Situated Technology, Intelligent Terrain, and Design Commons

This paper examines the role of interfaces for participatory design to respond effectively to the contemporary, shifting urban situation with respect to design practices and modalities.

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Exploring Misinformation in Visual Design Echoed in the Social Web

Exploring misinformation in visual design echoed in the social web.

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Design as a Means of Empowerment in Native Communities: Innovative Atikamekw Products Dedicated to the Global Marketplace

This paper presents the principles and outcomes of an eight week cycle of creative workshops that joined together designers of Université de Montréal and Atikamekw artisans in 2011.

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Ethical and Organic Innovation in the Handicraft Industry: Perpetuating the Essence of Heritage in Chikankari

The rich heritage of Chikankari calls for design intervention and the reactivation of processes. This discusses a comprehensive project to involve artisans in the sustainable development of clusters.

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A A Design Approach to the Study of People's Experiences with Technologies in the Context of Public Transport

This empirical study employs a design research approach to explore aspects of users’ experience and context-of-use that informs people’s actions and interactions with technologies during a public transport travel experience.

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Touching the Earth Gently: Narrating Environmental Issues through Temporary Settings

From the viewpoint of localisation, this paper intends to explore the potential for narrating local environmental topics through temporary settings and reusable materials.

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Demonstrating How Urban Morphology Matters by Reaching towards Broader Context-specific Transformations

The impact of design, layout and texture of district centres, neighbourhoods and buildings upon energy consumption and rates of carbon emission will be discussed.

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The Sustainability of Persian Gardens in Arid Regions: A Comparative Study: Case Studies: Gardens of Yazd and Kashan, Iran

This paper discusses the parameters of sustainability in the Persian garden as sustainable landscape heritage in arid regions. The selected cases are two historical Persian gardens in arid regions.

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Three Approaches to the Design and Restoration of Urban Stream Corridors in Northwestern U.S.

This paper examines three approaches to western U.S. urban stream restoration using a comparative analysis to demonstrate that a multi-objective, integrative approach will be the most beneficial to public constituents.

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Evaluating Partial Reuse of Historical Buildings as Commercial Interiors: A Case Study in Florence

This paper evaluates the partial reuse of historical buildings as commercial interiors through a case study in the old center of Florence.

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