Books by Publisher: Berg Publishers

    Becoming Human by Design

    By Tony Fry

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    The last in Tony Fry's trilogy of books published by Berg continues his radical rethinking of design. Becoming Human by Design presents a provocative reading of human 'evolution' centred on ontological design, where the relation between the formation of the world of human fabrication and the making of mankind is...

    Culinary Capital

    By Kathleen LeBesco

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    TV cookery shows hosted by celebrities. On-line grocers and restaurant review sites. Competitive eating contests, fairs and food blogs. Food plays a vital social role, offering status for those who conform to their culture's culinary norms. Culinary Capital analyzes this phenomenon in action across the landscape of contemporary culture.

    Digital Design: A Critical Introduction

    By Anthony Radford

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.20

    This work provides a much-needed new perspective on designing with digital media. Linking ideas from media theory, generative design and creativity with examples from nature, art, architecture, industrial design, websites, animation and games, it addresses fundamental questions about creative design with digital media.

    Digital Design: A Critical Introduction

    By Dean Bruton

    Hardback Save £21.54 = £38.46

    This work provides a much-needed new perspective on designing with digital media. Linking ideas from media theory, generative design and creativity with examples from nature, art, architecture, industrial design, websites, animation and games, it addresses fundamental questions about creative design with digital media.

    Digital Anthropology

    Paperback Save £2.14 = £20.85

    This book brings together key anthropologists of digital culture to explore what it is to be human in the digital world. Using a range of case studies from Google Earth, to Second Life, to Facebook this is essential reading for students of anthropology, media studies, cultural studies and sociology.

    Becoming Human by Design

    By Tony Fry

    Paperback Save £4.04 = £21.95

    The last in Tony Fry's trilogy of books published by Berg continues his radical rethinking of design. Becoming Human by Design presents a provocative reading of human 'evolution' centred on ontological design, where the relation between the formation of the world of human fabrication and the making of mankind is...

    DIY Style: Fashion, Music and Global Digital Cultures

    By Brent Luvaas

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    Through rich ethnographic detail and cutting-edge theory, DIY Style tells the fascinating story of an international do-it-yourself DIY movement through a major case study of the "indie" music and fashion scene in Indonesia.

    Brazilian Food: Race, Class and Identity in Regional Cuisines

    By Jane Fajans

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    Brazil is a nation of vast expanses and variation of geography, climate and language. Brazilian Food explores the role of food in the construction of identity through key case studies, demonstrating how cuisine is a key element in attracting tourists and making aspects of culture known beyond Brazil's borders.

    Structure and Form in Design: Critical Ideas for Creative Practice

    By Michael Hann

    Paperback Save £1.44 = £24.55

    This book provides a critical examination of structure and form in design, covering a range of topics of great value to students and practitioners engaged in the decorative arts and design disciplines. The complexities of two-dimensional phenomena are explained and illustrated in detail, while various three-dimensional forms are also discussed.

    Structure and Form in Design: Critical Ideas for Creative Practice

    By Michael Hann

    Hardback Save £25.54 = £44.46

    This book provides a critical examination of structure and form in design, covering a range of topics of great value to students and practitioners engaged in the decorative arts and design disciplines. The complexities of two-dimensional phenomena are explained and illustrated in detail, while various three-dimensional forms are also discussed.

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