research title – contents

Ideological Constructs РPast Visions/Future Possibilities: Evaluating the Minority Specialist Subjects in the Context of Emerging Global Sustainability and Environmental Agendas

Contents

  • 1. Project title…………………………………………… p2
  • 2. Research Aims……………………………………….. p2
  • 3. Research imperatives

3i. Hypothesis……………………………….. p2

3ii. Key question…………………………….. p2

3ii. Key objective……………………………. p2

3iv. Secondary Objectives………………….. p2

  • 4. Introduction…………………………………………. p3
  • 5. A Working Definition of Sustainability……………. p9
  • 6. A Working Definition of the Applied Arts………… p11

6i. Economic Values………………………… p12

6ii. Developmental Values…………………. p17

6iii. Social and Symbolic Values………….. p19

  • 7. Intersections of Applied Arts and Sustainability Issues

7i. Issues of Scale…………………………… p22

7ii. Technologies…………………………….. p24

7iii. Consumption of Raw Materials……….. p25

7iv. Ideology vis-a-vis the Natural World… p26

  • 8. Intentions for Stage 2……………………………… p28