Universal Principles of Design is the first comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopedia of design. Richly illustrated and easy to navigate, it pairs clear explanations of every design concept with visual examples of the concepts applied in practice. From the "80/20 rule to chunking, from baby-face bias to Ockham's razor, and from self-similarity to storytelling, every major design concept is defined and illustrated for readers to expand their knowledge.
This landmark reference will become the standard for designers, engineers, architects, and students who seek to broaden and improve their design expertise....Continua
touch base on various terms and draw different connection for the design principles. It will be great to have more interesting examples. Lack of details..
I have found this book useful, since it summarizes and collects together a large set of design principles, although perhaps they should be called "hints and practices" rather than principles.
You can use this book as a set of cards to get you unstuck from a design quandary: or as a set of jumping off points for exploration.
Of course, if you are a black-belt designer of interactive things you will find nothing new in this book....Continua