About this book
A comprehensive exploration of design and why it matters - in life, in business and in the world. Rawsthorn is a leading figure in the design world, and the design critic of the "International Herald Tribune".
Design is one of the most powerful forces in our lives. When deployed wisely, it can bring us pleasure, choice, strength, decency and more. But if its power is abused, the outcome can be wasteful, confusing, humiliating, even dangerous. This title explores design's influence on our lives.