Design for Social Responsibility: Design for Policy

Editor/Author Bason, Christian
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing

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ISBN: 978-1-4724-1352-9
Category: Social Sciences - Political science
Image Count: 45
Book Status: Available
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Design for Policy is the first publication to chart the emergence of collaborative design approaches to innovation in public policy. Drawing on contributions from a range of the world’s leading academics, design practitioners and public managers, it provides a rich, detailed analysis of design as a tool for addressing public problems and capturing opportunities for achieving better and more efficient societal outcomes.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • About the Editor
  • About the Contributors
  • This Book: An Overview
  • Introduction: The Design for Policy Nexus
  • Section 1 Design in Context
  • 1 Design in Policy: Challenges and Sources of Hope for Policymakers
  • 2 Public Design in Global Perspective: Empirical Trends
  • 3 Innovating Public Policy: Allowing for Social Complexity and Uncertainty in the Design of Public Outcomes
  • 4 Towards Policymaking as Designing: Policymaking Beyond Problem-solving and Decision-making
  • 5 Innovating Large-scale Transformations
  • 6 Strategic Design and the Art of Public Sector Innovation
  • Section 2 Policy in Practice
  • 7 Design and Policies for Collaborative Services
  • 8 Synthesizing Policy and Practice: The Case of Co-designing Better Outcomes for Vulnerable Families
  • 9 Using an Urban Design Process to Inform Policy
  • 10 Designing Legitimacy: The Case of a Government Innovation Lab
  • 11 The Project: Designing With Purpose and Across Emergent Organizational Culture
  • 12 Reflections on Designing for Social Innovation in the Public Sector: A Case Study in New York City
  • 13 Friendly Hacking into the Public Sector: (Re)Designing Public Policies Within Regional Governments
  • Section 3 Design Tools for Policy
  • 14 Tools for Intent: Strategic Direction by Design
  • 15 Tools for Insight: Design Research for Policymaking
  • 16 Tools for Ideation: Evocative Visualization and Playful Modelling as Drivers of the Policy Process
  • 17 Tools for Implementation
  • 18 The Frontiers of Design for Policy