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There are 16 books in the subject area: design, design briefs

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1. D.I.Y. Design It Yourself, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568985527, paperback binding, $24.95

Not satisfied with the new T-shirts on sale at the local mall? Maybe you'd like a wedding invitation that expresses your own vision, not your ...
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2. Designing For Social Change: Strategies for Community-Based Graphic Design, by Andrew Shea
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890476, paperback binding, $24.95 (A PAPress book)

Some call it design for the greater good. Others call it social design. Whatever you call it, it's clear that an altruistic impulse is on ...
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3. Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships, by Gail Greet Hannah, Designed by Tucker Viemeister and Seth Kornfeld
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568983295, paperback binding, $24.95

A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome. Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the ...
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4. Form+Code in Design, Art, and Architecture, by Casey Reas, Chandler McWilliams, and Jeroen Barendse
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989372, paperback binding, $24.95

The last decade has witnessed a proliferation of artists whose primary medium is software. Algorithmic processes, harnessed through the medium of computer code, allow artists ...
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5. Geometry of Design: Studies in Proportion and Composition, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568982496, paperback binding, $21.95

At last, a mathematical explanation of how art works presented in a manner we can all understand. Kimberly Elam takes the reader on a geometrical ...
This book has been replaced by a new edition
6. Geometry of Design, Revised and Updated Second Edition: Studies in Proportion and Composition, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890360, paperback binding, $24.95

The very first volume in our acclaimed Design Briefs series is now available in a revised and updated second edition. Geometry of Design is a ...
7. Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field, by Helen Armstrong
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987729, paperback binding, $24.95

The titles in our best-selling Design Brief series are highly praised by graphic design students, educators, and professionals worldwide as invaluable resources. Each beautifully designed, ...
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8. Graphic Design Thinking: Beyond Brainstorming, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989792, paperback binding, $24.95

Creativity is more than an inborn talent. It is a hard-earned skill that, like all skills, improves with practice. Graphic Design Thinking explores a variety ...
9. Grid Systems: Principles of Organizing Type, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568984650, paperback binding, $24.95

Although grid systems are the foundation for almost all typographic design, they are often associated with rigid, formulaic solutions. However, the belief that all great ...
10. Indie Publishing: How to Design and Produce Your Own Book, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987606, paperback binding, $24.95

Once referred to derisively as "vanity publishing," self-published books are finally taking their place alongside more accepted indie categories such as music, film, and theater. ...
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11. Lettering and Type: Creating Letters and Designing Typefaces, by Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals, and Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987651, paperback binding, $24.95

No component of graphic design has attracted as much interest or inspired as much innovation in recent years as lettering and type. These fundamentals of ...
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12. Participate: Designing with User-Generated Content , by Helen Armstrong, Zvezdana Stojmirovic
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890254, paperback binding, $24.95

Creativity is no longer the sole territory of the designer. User-driven design has never been easier for the public to generate and distribute. Users of ...
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13. The Wayfinding Handbook: Information Design for Public Places, by David Gibson
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987699, paperback binding, $24.95

Where am I? What can I do here? Where can I go from here? How do I get out of here?

Consciously or not, we ...
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14. Thinking with Type, Second, Revised, Expanded Edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989693, paperback binding, $24.95

Our all-time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography ...
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15. Typographic Systems, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568986876, paperback binding, $24.95

Typographic organization has always been a complex system in that there are so many elements at play, such as hierarchy, order of reading, legibility, and ...
16. Visual Grammar, by Christian Leborg
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568985817, paperback binding, $21.95

Life in the image world has made us all voracious, if not always deliberate, consumers of visual messages. Easy access to computer graphic tools has ...
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