By Eleni Kalantidou,Tony Fry

This ebook makes an important contribution to advancing post-geographic understandings of actual and digital limitations. It brings jointly the emergent concept of ‘border considering’ with cutting edge considering on layout, and explores the new discourse on decoloniality and globalism. From various viewpoints, the subjects engaged express how layout used to be traditionally embedded within the buildings of colonial imposition, and the way it's implicated in additional modern settings within the extension of ‘epistemological colonialism’.

The essays draw on views from various geo-cultural and theoretical positions together with structure, layout concept and background, sociology, severe conception and cultural experiences. The authors are major and emergent figures of their fields of analysis and perform, and the geographic scope of the chapters levels throughout Europe, the center East, Africa, South the US, Asia, and the Pacific.

In popularity of the complexity of demanding situations which are now selecting the longer term safeguard of humanity, Design within the Borderlands goals to give a contribution to ‘thinking futures’ through including to the more and more major debate among layout, within the context of the heritage of Western modernity, and decolonial thought.

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