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Buoyant thinking for the future
Homes that float could provide a solution for often-flooded regions in Thailand
Tang, Alisa
Article
2012
The Guardian
Building amphibious homes in Thailand that are designed to weather the annual flooding.
Designs on equality
City planning is a mechanism of discrimination - it mainly serves the able-bodied
Roberts, Wayne
Article
2012
NOW
The idea of “universal design” is to stop creating public infrastructure that privileges one particular group, whether it’s car drivers, the able-bodied or those with paycheques, and start envisioning...

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Design for the Real World
Human Ecology and Social Change
Papanek, Victor
Book
1970
While two-thirds of the world's population lives in poverty, valuable human and natural resources are used to produce: fur-covered toilet seats, electronic nail polish dryers, diapers for parakeets, a...


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