2013

Concept Generation for Design Creativity

A Systematized Theory and Methodology

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-4080-1 (Print) 978-1-4471-4081-8 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-7

    Introduction

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    Pages 9-20

    Perspectives on Concept Generation and Design Creativity

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    Pages 21-26

    Design Competence for Design Creativity

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    Pages 27-40

    Theory of Concept Generation

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    Pages 41-61

    Methods and Essence of Concept Generation

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    Pages 63-73

    Thinking Pattern in Concept Synthesis (1): Expansion of the Thought Space

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    Pages 75-103

    Thinking Pattern in Concept Synthesis (2): Complexity of the Thinking Process

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    Pages 105-113

    Constraints in Concept Synthesis: Distance Between and Association of Base Concepts

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    Pages 115-122

    Synthesis of Abstract Shape: Practice of Concept Generation (1)

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    Pages 123-132

    Synthesis of Motions: Practice of Concept Generation (2)

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    Pages 133-149

    Synthesis of Functions: Practice of Concept Generation (3)

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    Pages 151-161

    Summary and Discussion

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 163-172