• Enabling design and business innovation through new textile technologies

      Joseph, Frances; Heslop, Peter (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      Textile production initiated the first industrial revolution, with James Hargreaves’ invention of the Spinning Jenny in 1766 introducing the beginning of systems of mechanized mass production. More recently, the development ...
    • Mnemotechne of design — ontology and design research theories

      Joseph, Frances (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      This thesis commences with the premise that while design practices may be said to have a very long, perhaps ancient, history, ‘Design’ as a discipline is of more recent origin, while ‘Design Research’ as a disciplinary ...