The Green Imperative : Ecology and Ethics in Design and Architecture Paperback
This work asserts the belief that the power of design can influence a more responsible approach to our threatened environment.
It shows how everyone, from those at the forefront of design to the consumers, can contribute to the well-being of the planet through an awareness of design and technology.
The book explores a more spiritually-satisfying approach to design - designing for need, not greed.
It also includes examples from all areas of design, from packaging and product design to large-scale architecture.
Practical advice and checklists for the consumer on selecting and buying, using and re-using is also featured.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, 162 illustrations, 39 in colour
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/09/1995
- Category: Industrial / commercial art & design
- ISBN: 9780500278468