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Design and its political content

From Thoughtful Interaction Design, Stolterman & Löwgren, 2004. Design is also a political and ideological activity. Since every design affects our possibilities for actions and our way of being in the world, it becomes a political and ideological action.

Praise of the evasion

Here is a text from the late 70s by surgeon, biologist, researcher and writer Henri Laborit.

Throughout his life, this man has assembled many theories and experimental facts ranging from physics to social science, and provided an interesting set of principles of how humans behave in general, especially in social situation.

Here are various excerpts from the book “Praise of the evasion” from this page and freely translated by myself. If you are the legal owner of this text, please let me know so I can remove it.