Experience Design: Concepts and Case Studies (Hardcover)

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By Peter Benz (Editor)
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How can we design better experiences? Experience Design brings together leading international scholars to provide a cross-section of critical thinking and professional practice within this emerging field. Contributors writing from theoretical, empirical and applied design perspectives address the meaning of 'experience'; draw on case studies to explore ways in which specific 'experiences' can be designed; examine which methodologies and practices are employed in this process; and consider how experience design interrelates with other academic and professional disciplines.

Chapters are grouped into thematic sections addressing positions, objectives and environments, and interactions and performances, with individual case studies addressing a wide range of experiences, including urban spaces, the hospital patient, museum visitors, mobile phone users, and music festival
and restaurant goers.

About the Author

Peter Benz is Associate Professor, Academy of Visual Arts at Hong Kong Baptist University, PRC. He is the author of On Marginal Spaces: Artefacts of the Mundane (2011).

Product Details
ISBN: 9781472571144
ISBN-10: 1472571142
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication Date: February 12th, 2015
Pages: 208
Language: English