DAY 2: A case for people friendly design by Prof.Kohn

November 27, 2008

Some key ideas suggested by Prof. Kohn

Learning from Patrick Geddes’ ideas of

– Think globally, act locally

– Folk, Work and Place grid – to understand how ‘folk’ or social issues interact with ‘work’ and ‘place’ issues.

– Marcuse’s ‘one-dimensional man’ – where economic considerations dominate all others in society.

(More on this session forthcoming)


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3 Responses to “DAY 2: A case for people friendly design by Prof.Kohn”

  1. mansi said

    While we are talking of fibres which represents the elements of society some times the in whole fabric you dont get the balance because some issues i.e.fibre is more important or made to be more important than main challenge is to solve the knots and resolve them.

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