Just Design: Socially Conscious Design for Critical Causes and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Qty:1
  • List Price: $40.00
  • Save: $12.50 (31%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Add to Cart
Want it tomorrow, April 22? Order within and choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by bookoutlet1
Condition: Used: Like New
Comment: fba item might have slight shelf wear
Add to Cart
Trade in your item
Get a $1.38
Gift Card.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Just Design: Socially Conscious Design for Critical Causes Hardcover


See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from Collectible from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$27.50
$9.33 $12.46

Frequently Bought Together

Just Design: Socially Conscious Design for Critical Causes + Designing For Social Change: Strategies for Community-Based Graphic Design (Design Briefs) + The Design Activist's Handbook: How to Change the World (Or at Least Your Part of It) with Socially Conscious Design
Price for all three: $63.94

Buy the selected items together

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Big Spring Books
Editors' Picks in Spring Releases
Ready for some fresh reads? Browse our picks for Big Spring Books to please all kinds of readers.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 208 pages
  • Publisher: HOW Books (December 9, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1600619711
  • ISBN-13: 978-1600619717
  • Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #598,828 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

Christopher Simmons is a designer, writer, educator, design advocate and principal of the noted San Francisco design office MINE™. His work has been exhibited at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, the Hiroshima Museum of Contemporary Art (Japan), the San Francisco Museum of Craft + Design and the Smithsonian Institution and is part of the permanent design archives at the Denver Art Museum. Simmons is an adjunct professor of design at the California College of the Arts. He is an active advisor and mentor to Project M and a past president of AIGA San Francisco.


More About the Author

Christopher Simmons (born April 10, 1973) is a Canadian-born, San Francisco-based graphic designer, writer and educator. He served on the board of directors of the San Francisco chapter of the AIGA from 1996-1999, and again as president (2004-2006). On completion of Simmons' tenure in that position, mayor Gavin Newsom issued an official proclamation declaring San Francisco to be a city where "design makes a difference." Simmons is the principal creative director of the noted San Francisco design office, MINE(tm).

Simmons is the author of three books on graphic design (LogoLab, Letterhead & Logo Design 9, Color Harmony: Logos), and is currently writing a fourth. He is a frequent speaker on graphic design at schools and design organizations across the United States. His column, My First Time, appears regularly in STEP inside design magazine. Simmons is an Adjunct Professor of design at the California College of the Arts (CCA) in San Francisco (his alma mater).

Simmons' work has been exhibited at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, The Museum of Contemporary Art in Hiroshima, Japan, The Museum of Craft & Design, San Francisco, The Smithsonian Institution, and is part of the permanent design archives of the Denver Art Museum.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
2
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Ashley Moon on October 8, 2012
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
simply beautiful and to the point. thanks for this, i HIGHLY recommened. good amount of reading with imagery--i read through the whole book in one sitting!
1 Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Leopolde on May 3, 2012
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Just received this and being that there are no other reviews, I'd like to input my two cents. First off the construction of the book is pretty sturdy, was surprised that there is a bit of interesting copy to turn your mind instead of purely images. I have not finished this book, but pretty good so far.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Search
ARRAY(0xa53117b0)