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Transgenerational design

products for an aging population

by James J. Pirkl

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Older consumers -- United States,
    • Aging -- United States,
    • Design for Aging,
    • Transgenerational Design

    • About the Edition

      The world"s population is rapidly growing older. Transgenerational Design addresses an exploding need by exploring product design that enhances the quality of life for users of all ages and abilities. This book offers a cross-disciplinary approach to product design that bridges gaps between designers and consumers, scientist and service professionals, young and old. Pirkl debunks myths about aging, showing how many problems with products are, in fact, problems for all age groups. Throughout, he focuses on practical solutions to design challenges, helping designers to avoid discrimination against both age and ability. The book sensitizes readers to the realities of aging by exploring changes in abilities that occur throughout one"s lifetime. This guide will meet the needs of industrial designers, interior designers, architects, design engineers, and health care professionals.

      Edition Notes

      More than 140 full-color illustrations offer exemplary designs ranging from kitchen utensils to walking shoes to personal hygiene systems. High-quality photographs present a collection of transgenerational products used in: living environments; healthcare; cooking and eating; sports and recreation; leisure activities; personal care and hygiene; home maintenance; and information processing and communication. Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJames J. Pirkl
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.C6 P57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 260 p. :
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1401948M
      ISBN 100442010656
      LC Control Number93009870

      His second book, Transgenerational Design: Products for an Aging Population (), received a Gold Industrial Design Excellence Award. In , and is cited in references throughout the world. His views have appeared in such publications as Dwell, ID Magazine, Machine Design, Mechanical Engineering, Metropolis, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today. The Strauss–Howe generational theory, created by authors William Strauss and Neil Howe, identifies a recurring generational cycle in American s and Howe lay the groundwork for the theory in their book Generations, which retells the history of America as a series of generational biographies going back to In their book The Fourth Turning, the authors expanded the.

      His latest book, Transgenerational Design: Products for an Aging Population (John Wiley & Sons, ), was awarded a Gold Industrial Design Excellence Award (IDEA) co-sponsored by the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA) and Business Week magazine. The bulk of this series consists of working files for Pirkl's book, Transgenerational Design: Products for an Aging Population (), for which he won a Gold Industrial Design Excellence Award (IDEA) award.

      About the Book. Guidelines and Strategies for Designing Transgenerational Products is a resource manual that provides designers with specialized information and knowledge needed to design effective products for people of all ages and abilities. Bodyspace: Anthropometry, Ergonomics and the Design of Work, Third Edition Stephen Pheasant, Christine M. Haslegrave Limited preview - Transgenerational Design.


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