Communicating sustainability / Margaret Robertson.

Author
Robertson, Margaret, 1950- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019.
  • ©2019
Description
xii, 213 pages ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: pt. I Perception and Communication -- 1. Context: Why It Matters -- About This Book -- Sustainability: Life in the Anthropocene -- Information Overload -- Positive Messages: Beyond the Deficit Model -- Social Factors -- 2. Perception and Cognition -- Visual Perception -- Emotion -- Cognition -- 3. Communication Principles -- Guidelines for Clear Communication -- Visual Communication -- pt. II Making Sustainability Visible -- 4. Metaphor -- 5. Stories -- The Significance of Stories -- Narrative Principles -- Narrative Structure -- Some Examples -- 6. Interpretive Exhibits and Signs -- Interpretation -- Exhibit Design -- Personal Interpretation -- Interpretive Signage -- Art -- Planning for Interpretation -- 7. Way finding -- Wayfinding and the Ancient Human Brain -- The Wayfinding Process -- Wayfinding Planning and Design -- Signage -- Maps -- 8. Visible Processes -- Models -- Concrete Representation -- Frames -- Infrastructure -- Green Infrastructure -- Buildings and Sites -- pt. III Practical Details -- 9. Graphic Design 101 -- Shapes -- Color -- Typography -- Composition and Design -- Grids and Other Layouts -- The Golden Section -- Doing Design -- 10. Images -- Images Have Impact -- Comparing Photographs and Drawings -- Choosing Images -- Composing Photographs -- Digital Images: Rasters, Vectors, and Resolution -- Finding and Using Images -- 11. Graphs and Diagrams -- Information Graphics Help Us Understand Systems -- Tables -- Graphs -- Other Charts -- Diagrams -- Maps -- Design -- Information Visualization -- 12. Reporting Tools -- Indicators -- Frameworks -- Footprints -- Labels -- Menus -- Information Dashboards -- 13. Digital Media -- Websites -- Video -- Multimedia -- Interactive Digital Media -- Simulations -- Animations -- Social Media -- 14. Meetings -- How to Have a Good Meeting -- Public Participation -- Conferences and Workshops -- Planning Tools -- 15. Communication Tools -- Written Documents -- Policies -- News Media -- Personal Communication Tools -- Presentations -- Communication Plans.
ISBN
  • 9781138963054 ((hardcover))
  • 1138963054 ((hardcover))
  • 9781138963061 ((paperback))
  • 1138963062 ((paperback))
LCCN
2018009976
OCLC
1024237345
Other standard number
  • 40028507602
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