Meanings of Modern Design: Toward the Twenty-First Century

Peter Dormer, Author Thames & Hudson $14.95 (0p) ISBN 978-0-500-27632-7
Subtle symbolism is incorporated into the shapes of objects from hair driers to furniture as a means of attracting buyers; designers' tactics and gender-based aesthetic assumptions are exposed here. ``This provocative, thoughtful study offers new ways of seeing and relating to our designed environment,'' said PW. Illustrated. (May)
Reviewed on: 04/29/1991
Release date: 05/01/1991
Hardcover - 192 pages - 978-0-500-23570-6
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