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A journey in design: an exploration of perspectives for sustainability

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A journey in design : an exploration of perspectives for sustainability. / Walker, Stuart.

In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design, Vol. 2, No. 1-2, 03.2002, p. 3-10.

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Walker, S 2002, 'A journey in design: an exploration of perspectives for sustainability', Journal of Sustainable Product Design, vol. 2, no. 1-2, pp. 3-10.

APA

Walker, S. (2002). A journey in design: an exploration of perspectives for sustainability. Journal of Sustainable Product Design, 2(1-2), 3-10.

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Walker S. A journey in design: an exploration of perspectives for sustainability. Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 2002 Mar;2(1-2):3-10.

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Walker, Stuart. / A journey in design : an exploration of perspectives for sustainability. In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 2002 ; Vol. 2, No. 1-2. pp. 3-10.

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