The Design Journal Vol. 22 issue 5, edited by Paul Atkinson

The Design Journal Vol 22 issue 5
Title:The Design Journal, Vol 22 issue 5
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Prof Paul Atkinson
Associate editor:Prof Louise Valentine
Editorial assistant:Kirsty Christer
Print ISSN:1460-6925
Online ISSN: 1756-3062
Published: 6 times per year

The fifth issue of Volume 22 of The Design Journal has now been published, and includes a book review by Lab4Living researcher Rebecca Partridge. In his editorial, ‘It’s getting better all the time‘, editor Prof Paul Atkinson look back on our past experiences through the lens of the increased understanding that comes with age. He sees design as a key route through which we learn from past experiences, and strive to improve. The papers in this issue tackle this continual growth and progress.

The issue includes a review by Lab4Living researcher Rebecca Partridge of Designing for Society: Products and Services for a Better World, by Nynke Tromp and Paul Hekkert.

The Design Journal has posted a call for papers for a special themed section on Smart Textiles, to be guest edited by Prof Julian Malins from the University of Dundee. A selection of accepted papers will be published in Vol. 23 issue 6 in November 2020.