By Laurie Brown
By C. Dennis, Merrilees, Fenech
Most pros agree that the appearance of web retailing has reworked undefined, yet formerly scholars of the topic have needed to seek everywhere for finished up to date analyses of the recent enterprise panorama. insurance of the hot dot-com increase and bust obscured the truth that e-retailing is now firmly demonstrated in worldwide company, promising development charges that would proceed to upward push globally.This much-needed e-book presents readers with a consultant to the implementation and operation of a winning e-retailing company, and has been written for college students, marketers and researchers in any respect degrees. via determining and explaining the underlying ideas of e-retailing and its courting with traditional retail equipment, this research-based publication leads readers via this intriguing and rising topic. all through, case stories are explored, together with: Ipod Nike Amazon e-Bay McDonald's Nokia. With accessibly written positive factors resembling key studying issues, questions, imagine issues and additional analyzing, e-Retailing is center analyzing for an individual utilizing, learning or learning the net or e-retailing.
By Bonnie English
This new version of a bestselling textbook is designed for college students, students, and somebody drawn to twentieth century type background. Accessibly written and good illustrated, the ebook outlines the social and cultural historical past of style thematically, and features a wide variety of world case experiences on key designers, types, hobbies and occasions. the recent variation has been revised and extended: there are new sections on eco-fashion, style and the museum, significant alterations within the style marketplace within the twenty first century (including the impression of latest media and retailing networks), new applied sciences, style w. Read more...
By Richard Banfield
What does it take to be the chief of a layout enterprise or workforce? we regularly suppose they've got all of the solutions, yet during this quickly evolving theyre compelled to discover their approach just like the remainder of us. So how do sturdy layout leaders deal with? for those who lead a layout crew, or are looking to comprehend the folks who do, this insightful booklet explores behind-the-scenes thoughts and strategies from leaders of best layout businesses all through North the United States.
By Annette Lynch
By Morrison H. Heckscher
Историческая хроника развития стиля Рококо в мебели и разнообразных предметах, и следы его развития в Новом Свете. Множество оригинальных идей для творческих людей и любителей деревообработки.
Chronicles the origins of the Rococo kind in furnishings and strains its improvement within the New World.
A lot of unique rules for artistic humans and woodworkers
By Peter Nash
The German belt buckle has lengthy interested creditors. Now this complete colour quantity can help creditors to spot their buckles and stay away from paying for reproductions. they'll additionally locate find out how to date and establish brands marks. simply actual buckles were used for representation, including all their blemishes other than the place famous. Obverse and opposite are proven in order that creditors could make direct comparability. All buckles are proven with costs in U.S. funds and Sterling. the costs point out either the low and high finish of the marketplace and feature been diligently researched. For the 1st time info at the early RZM marks is delivered to creditors and plenty of information of buckle building are provided with comparisons among actual buckles and reproductions. most up-to-date reproductions are lined intimately. interval pictures and illustrations were used the place attainable to teach buckles in real use. a few 800 illustrations and pictures are used through the e-book. New drawings of makers marks were ready and contain many no longer formerly documented.
By Ingeborg Reichle
Is technology the recent paintings? ranging from this provocative query, artwork historian Ingeborg Reichle examines in her e-book interesting responses of up to date artists whilst confronted with contemporary clinical and technological advances. within the final 20 years more and more artists has left the normal inventive playground to paintings as a substitute in medical contexts corresponding to the laboratories of molecular biology, robotics, and synthetic existence. New paintings varieties like Transgenic artwork" and "Bio-Art have emerged from the laboratory. those artwork types fluctuate dramatically from conventional inventive ways that discover the typical: they've got crossed the limits among the unreal and the average, and therefore impress passionate debates in regards to the turning out to be impression of technology and expertise. this primary complete survey provides a well-selected variety of major works of art and with over 280 color illustrations presents a large review of this new and suitable improvement in art.
By Iris Brooke
Notable reference spans three hundred years of favor historical past — from the extravagant costumes of the Stuart interval to such concepts as biking knickerbockers for overdue nineteenth century girls. Over four hundred illustrations (including 28 plates in complete colour) offer very important information of hair kinds, beards, hats, and cravats.
By James Christopher Postell
The entire advisor to furnishings layout— extended and updated
Furniture designers draw on a number of wisdom and disciplines to create their paintings. From background to thought to expertise, Furniture Design bargains a complete survey of the basic craft- and practice-related points of furnishings design.
Generously illustrated with images and drawings—including a brand new colour section—this Second Edition good points up-to-date assurance of fabric standards, eco-friendly layout, electronic layout, and fabrication applied sciences. It additionally positive aspects twenty-five case experiences of furnishings layout that characterize a vast number of works, designers, and methods, together with contemporary designs produced in the final decade.
The e-book explores:
- Furniture functionality and social use
- Form, spatial association, and typological orders
- Structural integrity and composition
- Accessibility, common layout, human elements, and ergonomics
- The layout approach, from schematics via fabrication
- Materials, approaches, and techniques of fabrication
- Professional perform and marketing
- The background of furnishings layout, from prehistory to the electronic age
Complete with a thesaurus of phrases and a complete bibliography, Furniture layout, moment Edition is a one-stop source that furnishings designers will flip to usually for the recommendation, assistance, and knowledge had to practice their craft.