foundations., tomes., canon.

Forming Foundations.

In the worlds of social impact, it's useful to learn the insights of scholars who have come before. Here are a few powerful resources to draw from.

Design + Innovation.

Design as a new liberal art for technological culture.
An awakening of designers’ awareness on the social and moral responsibilities.
An attempt to create a general theory of human creativity.
A critique on the Silicon Valley culture of technology production.
A manifesto of principles on design justice.
Your crash course in navigating industry as a design.
An incomplete list of resources for the equity-centered designer.
The archetypal novel that began the science of design.
Useful innovation practice methods for any complex situation.
A history of how the concept of “technology” was created.
Categorizing methods of successfully innovation business models.