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Making design work: sustainability, product design and social equity

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Making design work : sustainability, product design and social equity. / Walker, Stuart; Dorsa, Ed.

In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design, Vol. 1, No. 1, 03.2002, p. 41-48.

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Walker, S & Dorsa, E 2002, 'Making design work: sustainability, product design and social equity', Journal of Sustainable Product Design, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 41-48. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1014412307092

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Walker, Stuart ; Dorsa, Ed. / Making design work : sustainability, product design and social equity. In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 2002 ; Vol. 1, No. 1. pp. 41-48.

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