The transformation of central design organisations in modern Britain, France and China

  • Fenggen Qian

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


This thesis proposes that a conceptual structure of ‘modernity’ and ‘national identity’,interrogated through an analytical model of ‘modernism’ and ‘modernisation’ contributes substantially to decoding the institutionalisation of design as reflected in the transformation of central design organisations.
Date of AwardSept 2009
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • University of Brighton

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