Searched for: subject:"social%5C+design"
(1 - 3 of 3)
document
Vermaas, P.E. (author), Stone, T.W. (author)
This paper analyzes the increasing use of design tools and methods towards societal goals, and the interrelated approach to technology development it necessitates. Specifically, we argue that design research can assist in developing an anticipatory approach to technology development, which in turn widens future design possibilities. The paper...
conference paper 2020
document
Tromp, N. (author), Hekkert, P.P.M. (author)
The role of design in changing people’s behaviour and causing social implications has been referred to as an inherent aspect of design. In taking responsibility for this influence of design, emphasis is often placed on the prevention of undesired consequences rather than the realization of desired ones. Little research exists on how to exploit...
conference paper 2014
document
Tromp, N. (author)
I am sitting in the train and opposite to me a couple is reading the newspaper. Every once in a while one of them looks up, checking me and the other passengers out. We are now passing through a tunnel and I can see myself reflected in the window. I see my hair could use a brushing after the rush I was in when catching the train. I refrain from...
doctoral thesis 2013