By Adrian, Nadine; Danaher, Tim; Brandes, Uta; Dickel, Susanne; Erlhoff, Michael
The table is a spot of labor and of motion, however it additionally serves as a spot to convey own issues and personal tastes. therefore it usually characterizes in methods a fabric and symbolic solidarity. The table isn't just very informative in itself, but in addition should always be studied and understood within the context of its cultural, gender-specific, and field-related atmosphere. the focal point of this examine is a comparative research of using desks. Desks in insurance firms, banks, administrative professionals, name facilities, and layout studios in twelve international locations on all continents have been studied. This book offers the implications within the kind of wide visible fabric, empirical analyses, and important essays. The examine used to be conducted through the Koln overseas tuition of layout (KISD) in collaboration with universities in Hong Kong; ny; Seoul; Taipei; Curitiba, Brazil; Pune, India; Auckland; Milan; and Fukuoka, Japan
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However when applicable, we also order, classify, compare and identify tendencies and qualify assumptions by using comparative and average counts. For the purposes of orientation and quantitative control, the key figures will be presented in the following paragraphs. Regarding the number of objects found on desks, there are partly significant differences between countries, business sectors and genders. These are analysed in the respective chapters; here we will limit ourselves to presenting the figures.
At first sight, the sheer number of objects sitting, lying and being exhibited on desks or attached to walls and partitions left us speechless and puzzled. Speechless, because the quantity is overwhelming and surpassed by far our initial hypotheses. Puzzled, because not only are the variables and their interconnections immense, but because there is also such an excessive and, at times, seemingly chaotic amount of material that strategic focus points had to be determined in order to cut some meaningful paths through this jungle.