Reference and Bibliography

Books & Journal Articles

Bachlard, G. (1969) The Poetics of Space, Boston: Beacon.

Bourdieu, P. (1984) Distinction: A social critique of the judgment of taste, London: Routledge.

Brown, B. (2009) ‘Thing Theory’, in F. Candlin and R. Guins (eds) The Object Reader, New York: Routledge.

Crozier, R. (1994) Manufactured Pleasures: Psychological responses to design, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

Candlin, F. and Guins, R. (eds) (2009) The Object Reader, New York: Routledge.

Crawford, M. (2010) The Case for Working with Your Hands, or, Why Office Work is Bad for Us and Fixing Things Feels Good, London: Viking.

Daston, L. (2004) Things that talk : object lessons from art and science, New York: Zone.

Dormer, P. (1994) The Art of the Maker: Skill and Its Meaning in Art, Craft and Design, London: Thames & Hudson.

⎯ (ed.) (1996) The Culture of Craft: Status and future, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

Frayling, C. (ed.) (1991) Beyond the Dovetail: craft, skill and imagination, London: Crafts Council.

Geismar, H. (2011) ‘“Material Culture Studies” and other Ways to Theorize Objects: A Primer to a Regional Debate,’ Comparative Studies in Society and History, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 210-218.

Heidegger, M. (1967) What is a Thing?, Indiana: Regnery.

⎯ (1975) Poetry, Language, Thought, New York: Harper & Row.

Hinte, E. v. (ed.) (1997) Eternally Yours: Visions on product endurance, Rotterdam: 010 Publishers.

Latour, B. (2000) “The Berlin Key or How to Do Words with Things,” trans. Lydia Davis, In Matter, Materiality, and Modern Culture, P. M. Graves-Brown (ed.) London: Routledge.

McCracken, G. D. (1988) Culture and Consumption: new approaches to the symbolic character of consumer goods and activities, Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Miller, D. (1987) Material Culture and Mass Consumption, Oxford: Blackwell.

⎯ (ed.) (2005) Materiality, Duke University Press, Durham and London.

⎯ (2010) Stuff, Cambridge: Polity Press.

Morrison, J. (2002) Everything but the Walls, Baden: Lars Müller Publishers.

Tufnell, B., Putnam, J. et al. (2009) Mythologies, London: Haunch of Venison.

Sennett, R. (2008) The Craftsman, London: Allen Lane.

Verbeek, P. (2005) What Things Do: Philosophical reflections on technology, agency, and design, University Park, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State University Press.


Tectonic (2000) Crafts Council

Mythology (2009) Haunch of Venison

Mies Meets Marx (2002) Geffrye Museum

Uncanny Room (2002) PM Gallery

Unto This Last (2010) Raven Row