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Our writing

Current
Tharp, Bruce M. and Tharp, Stephanie Munson
Book project: Discursive Design: Products as Discourse (working title)

2009
Tharp, Bruce M. and Tharp, Stephanie Munson
“The Four Fields of Industrial Design,” /core77.com/

2009
Tharp, Bruce M.
Ascetical Value: Consumtpion and the Materiality of Spirituality among the Old Order Amish.
VDM Verlag: Germany. ISBN: 978-3-639-10256-7

2008
Tharp, Bruce M. and Tharp, Stephanie Munson.
Discursive Design.”
IDSA National Education Symposium Proceedings.
Phoenix Arizona.

2007
Tharp, Bruce M.
“Do It Thyself: Amish Tenets of Separation and Community.”
In Pass It On: Connecting Contemporary Do-It-Yourself Culture.
A. Boheme, L. Bosch, and K. Henry (Eds.). Columbia College. Pp 32–36.

2007
Tharp, Bruce M. 
Valued Possessions: Expanding Amish Material Culture and Consumption.
In The Journal of American Culture. Monroe Friedman (Ed.) Volume 30 (1), pp. 38-53(16).

2007
Tharp, Bruce M.
Thoughts from Gravity Free: 2007 Chicago,” /core77.com/

2006
Tharp, Bruce M. (Ed.)
“Ethnography and Design: Resources for Teaching and Research.”
(Editor, contributions from PHD-DESIGN listserve). The University of Chicago: Chicago, IL.

2006
Tunstall, Elizabeth (Dori) and Stephanie Munson.
Industrial Design Graduate Education: Identity Finding. 
Proceedings: IDSA National Education Conference. Austin, TX. pp181-90.

2006
Munson, Stephanie and Tharp, Bruce M.
“Designerly Research and Problem Definition: Information versus Inspiration.”
in Educating Designers for a Global Context? 
Rothbucher, B. et. al. (Eds.) Hadley: Essex, UK. 317–322.

2006
Tharp, Bruce M.
Ascetical Value: Consumption and the Materiality of Spirituality Among the Old Order Amish.
Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Anthropology. The University of Chicago; Chicago, IL.

2006
Munson, Stephanie and Kevin Reeder.
Tracking the Flow: Evaluating the Use of Process Mapping and Visual Storyboarding in the Classroom.
Proceedings: IDSA National Education Conference. Austin, TX. pp143-9.

2005
Munson, Stephanie and Tharp, Bruce M.
Exploring Design in China.” BusinessWeek.com.

2005
Munson, Stephanie and Tharp, Bruce M.
Cultural Constructs: China and Design,” /core77.com/

2005
Tharp, Bruce M.
Diagnosing Organizational Culture.”
Industry White Paper. Haworth, Inc.: Holland, MI.

2005
Tharp, Bruce M.
Four Organizational Culture Types.”
Industry White Paper. Haworth, Inc.: Holland, MI.

2005
Tharp, Bruce M.
Defining ‘Culture’ and ‘Organizational Culture’: From Anthropology to the Office.”
Industry White Paper. Haworth, Inc.: Holland, MI.

2005
Tharp, Bruce M.
From Knowledge Workers to Knowledge Athletes: A Baseball Analogy.”
Industry White Paper.Haworth, Inc.: Holland, MI.

2004
Munson, Stephanie.
“The Influences of Computing Technologies on Products and Product Design Education.”
2004 IDSA National Education Conference Proceedings. California: IDSA.

2004
Munson, Stephanie.
“The Role of Computing Technologies in Product Design Education.”
The Changing Face of Design Education: 2nd International Engineering
and Product Design Education Conference Proceedings.
TU Delft: The Netherlands.

2004
Tharp, Bruce M.
Value in Dispossession: Rejection and Divestment as Design Strategies,”
in 2004 National Education Conference Proceedings.
Industrial Design Society of America: Virginia. 209-214.

2003
Tharp, Bruce M.
Adventures in Value: Some Axiological Contributions to Conceptions of Products and Design,”
in 2003 National Education Conference Proceedings. Industrial Design Society of America: Virginia. 239-244.

2003
Book Review, The Amish Riddle of Culture (revised edition) by Donald Kraybill
in “Mennonite Quarterly Review,” January 2003. V. LXXVI, 1. Indiana: Goshen College.

2002
Tharp, Bruce M.
Value: Conceptions in Design and Anthropology,”
in 2002 National Education Conference Proceedings. Industrial Design Society of America: Virginia.

2000
Tharp, Bruce M.
“Commodity Fetishism and Identity Formation: Michael Graves’ Housewares for Target®,”
in 2000 National Education Conference Proceedings. Industrial Design Society of America: Virginia. 393-402.

1999
Tharp, Bruce M.
“Design and Humanity: An Expansion of Professional Boundaries,”
in 1999 National Education Conference Proceedings. Industrial Design Society of America: Virginia. 178-191.

1995–2005
Tharp, Bruce M.
Numerous conference and exhibition reviews for core77.com

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