From allure to ethics : design as a ‘creative industry'
O'Connor, Justin (2012) From allure to ethics : design as a ‘creative industry'. In Felton, Emma, Zelenko, Oksana, & Vaughan, Suzi (Eds.) Design and Ethics : Reflections on Practice. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), London & New York, pp. 33-42.
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In this chapter I look at the question of design and ethics in a situation where design as a set of related economic practices has been re-positioned as a key identifier for a new kind of ideas-driven industry - the creative industries. Previously marginal to cultural policy in the form of applied arts, in the creative industries agenda design became a privileged meeting place, or indeed broker, for art and industry, economy and commerce. I explore the new kinds of ethical challenges this brings.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||design, creative industries, ethics, art|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Technology, Information and Learning Support
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group)|
|Deposited On:||08 Aug 2011 22:07|
|Last Modified:||15 May 2015 15:52|
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