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Main Title Nature of design : ecology, culture, and human intention /
Author Orr, David W.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 47283352
ISBN 019514855X
Subjects Nature--Effect of human beings on ; Environmental ethics ; Environmental responsibility ; Global environmental change ; Milieuvraagstuk.--gtt ; Duurzaamheid.--gtt ; Sociale ecologie.--gtt ; Mens en natuur.--gtt ; Ethische aspecten.--gtt
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EKAM  GF 75 .O77 2002 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 04/21/2006
Collation x, 237 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. {221}-231).
Contents Notes
1. Problem of ecological design -- Introduction : the design of culture and the culture of design ; Human ecology as a problem of ecological design -- 2. Pathologies and barriers -- Slow knowledge ; Speed ; Verbicide ; Technological fundamentalism ; Ideasclerosis ; Ideasclerosis, continued -- 3. Politics of design -- None so blind : the problem of ecological denial (with David Ehrenfeld) ; Twine in the baler ; Conservation and conservatism ; Politics worthy of the name ; Limits of nature and the educational nature of limits -- 4. Design as pedagogy -- Architecture and education ; Architecture of science ; 2020 : a proposal ; Education, careers, and callings ; Higher order of heroism -- 5. Charity, wildness, and children -- Ecology of giving and consuming ; Great wilderness debate, again ; Loving children : the political economy of design.