e-Retailing by C. Dennis, Merrilees, Fenech

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.

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A cultural history of fashion in the 20th and 21st centuries by Bonnie English

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 Read more...


enticing, concise and hugely obtainable, this new version of a bestselling textual content has been revised all through and contains fresh sections reflecting contemporary advancements and two times as many images. Read more...

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Design Leadership How Top Design Leaders Build and Grow by Richard Banfield

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.

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Changing Fashion: A Critical Introduction to Trend Analysis by Annette Lynch

By Annette Lynch

Changing traits in style have consistently mirrored large-scale social and cultural alterations. Changing Fashion offers a multi-disciplinary method of interpreting model swap, bringing jointly idea from model reports, cultural reviews, sociology, psychology and artwork heritage, and extra. perfect for the undergraduate pupil of style and cultural stories, the ebook has a variety of modern and ancient case fabric which supplies useful examples of pattern research and alter, from the artwork deco cloth designs of Sonia Delaunay to the chameleonic shifts in Bob Dylan's visual appeal through the years. Key concerns in type and id, corresponding to race, gender and intake are tested from various disciplinary angles to supply a serious review of the sphere.

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American rococo, 1750-1775: elegance in ornament by Morrison H. Heckscher

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

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German Belt Buckles 1845-1945: Buckles of the Enlisted by Peter Nash

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.

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Art in the age of technoscience : genetic engineering, by Ingeborg Reichle

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.

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Furniture design by James Christopher Postell

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.

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