On the imaginative constructivist nature of design : a theoretical approach

  title={On the imaginative constructivist nature of design : a theoretical approach},
  author={Akın O. Kazakçı},
  • Akın O. Kazakçı
  • Published 2013
Most empirical accounts of design suggest that designing is an activity where objects and representations are progressively constructed. Despite this fact, whether design is a constructive process or not is not a question directly addressed in current design research. By contrast, in other fields such as Mathematics or Psychology, the notion of constructivism is seen as a foundational issue. The present paper defends the point of view that forms of constructivism in design need to be identified… CONTINUE READING
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