Professor Stuart Walker

Professor

Current Teaching

Design, Sustainability and Contemporary Issues.

Between intention and action: psychosocial factors influencing pro-environmental decision-making in organisations
Andrews, N., Fahy, K., Walker, S. 2015
Conference paper

Patterns of persuasion for sustainability
Knowles, B., Blair, L., Walker, S., Coulton, P., Thomas, L., Mullagh, L. 21/06/2014 In: DIS '14 Proceedings of the 2014 conference on Designing interactive systems. New York : ACM p. 1035-1044. 10 p.
Paper

Designing sustainability: making radical changes in a material world
Walker, S. 15/05/2014 London : Routledge. 200 p. ISBN: 0415744121, 9780415744126.
Book

A narrowing of meaning: loss of narrative unity and the nature of design change
Walker, S. 2014 In: International Journal of Sustainable Design. 2, 4, p. 283-296. 14 p.
Journal article

Toward a sustainability lexicon and pattern language?
Knowles, B., Blair, L., Walker, S. 2014
Conference paper

The handbook of design for sustainability
Walker, S., Giard, J. 1/07/2013 London : Bloomsbury. 576 p. ISBN: 9780857858528.
Book

Contemplative objects: artefacts for challenging convention and stimulating change
Walker, S. 2013 In: Motivating change. London : Earthscan p. 198-214. 16 p. ISBN: 9780415829786.
Chapter

Design and spirituality: creating material culture for a wisdom economy
Walker, S. 2013 In: Design Issues. 29, 3, p. 89-107. 18 p.
Journal article

Design for Cyber-Sustainability: Toward a Sustainable Digital Future
Knowles, B., Walker, S., Blair, L. 2013 In: The Handbook of Design for Sustainability. London : Bloomsbury p. 488-512. ISBN: 987-0-8578-5852-8.
Chapter

Exploring sustainability research in computing: where we are and where we go next
Knowles, B., Blair, L., Hazas, M., Walker, S. 2013 In: Proceedings of the 2013 ACM international joint conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing (UbiComp 2013). New York : ACM p. 305-314. 10 p.
Paper

Reframing progress in the digital age: moving forward sustainably
Richards, B., Walker, S., Blair, L. 2013 In: The International Journal of Sustainability in Economic, Social and Cultural Context. 8, 4, p. 53-61. 9 p.
Journal article

Design on a Darkling Plain: transcending utility through questions in form
Walker, S. 2/12/2012 In: The Design Journal. 15, 3, p. 347-372. 25 p.
Journal article

The object of nightingales: design values for a meaningful material culture
Walker, S. 31/07/2012 In: Design and Culture. 4, 2, p. 149-170. 21 p.
Journal article

The Narrow Door to Sustainability: from practically useful to spiritually useful artefacts
Walker, S. 2012 In: International Journal of Sustainable Design. 2, 1, p. 83-103. 21 p.
Journal article

The spirit of design: objects, environment and meaning
Walker, S. 07/2011 1st ed. London : Earthscan publications. 272 p. ISBN: 9781849713634.
Book

Cyber-Sustainability: Leaving a Lasting Legacy of Human Wellbeing
Richards, B., Walker, S., Blair, L. 2011 In: Proceedings of HCI 2011 The 25th BCS Conference on Human Computer Interaction. Swindon : British Computer Society p. 1-6. 6 p.
Conference contribution

Form Beyond Function: practice-based research in objects, environment and meaning
Walker, S. 2011 In: International Journal of Sustainable Design. 1, 4, p. 335-347. 12 p.
Journal article

Beyond abundance: self-interest motives for sustainable consumption in relation to product perception and preferences
Marchand, A., Walker, S., Cooper, T. 25/05/2010 In: Sustainability. 2, 5, p. 1431-1447. 17 p.
Journal article

Temporal objects: design, change and sustainability
Walker, S. 17/03/2010 In: Sustainability. 2, 3, p. 812-832. 21 p.
Journal article

Sambo’s stones: sustainability and meaningful objects
Walker, S. 03/2010 In: Design and Culture. 2, 1, p. 45-62. 18 p.
Journal article

The chimera reified: design, meaning and the post-consumerism object
Walker, S. 03/2010 In: The Design Journal. 13, 1, p. 3-30. 28 p.
Journal article

Sermons in stones: argument and artefact for sustainability
Walker, S. 2010 In: Les Ateliers de l’ethique. 5, 2, p. 101-116. 6 p.
Journal article

Wrapped attention: designing products for evolving permanence and enduring meaning
Walker, S. 2010 In: Design Issues. 26, 4, p. 94-108. 15 p.
Journal article

After taste: the power and prejudice of product appearance
Walker, S. 03/2009 In: The Design Journal. 12, 1, p. 25–40 . 16 p.
Journal article

Evolving permanence: product design and sustainability
Walker, S. 2009 In: Source 03. Rotterdam : Episode Publishers p. 13-20. 8 p.
Chapter

Integration of scales: mass-produced plus locally produced parts
Walker, S. 2009 In: Design studies. Oxford : Berg p. 354-356. 3 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Progetti: Design Effimero e Sostenibilita
Walker, S. 2009 In: ETICA E DESIGN. Italy : R designpress p. 51-58. 8 p. ISBN: 978 888981921 0.
Chapter

The spirit of design: notes from the shakuhachi flute
Walker, S. 2009 In: International Journal of Sustainable Design. 1, 2, p. 130-144. 15 p.
Journal article

Product development and responsible consumption: designing alternatives for sustainable lifestyles
Marchand, A., Walker, S. 07/2008 In: Journal of Cleaner Production. 16, 11, p. 1163-1169. 7 p.
Journal article

Following Will-O’-The-Wisps and chasing ghosts: design-centred research, sustainability and the bottom line
Walker, S. 06/2008 In: The Design Journal. 11, 1, p. 51-64. 14 p.
Journal article

Designers anonymous
Badke, C., Walker, S. 2008 In: Innovation. p. 40-43 . 4 p.
Journal article

Enabling solutions for sustainable living: a workshop
Manzini, E., Walker, S., Wylant, B. 2008 Calgary : University of Calgary Press. 120 p. ISBN: 1552382362, 9781552382363.
Book

Localization and the design and production of sustainable products
Dogan, C., Walker, S. 2008 In: International Journal of Product Development. 6, 3-4, p. 276-290. 15 p.
Journal article

Sustainable design
Walker, S. 2008 In: Enabling solutions for sustainable living . Calgary : University of Calgary Press p. 25-30. 6 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Workshop theme: envisioning a culture of sustainablity
Walker, S., Wylant, B. 2008 In: Enabling solutions for sustainable living. Calgary : University of Calgary Press p. 37-42. 6 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Cack-handed design: design-centred approaches to process and product for sustainability
Walker, S. 11/2007 In: The Design Journal. 10, 3, p. 28-40. 13 p.
Journal article

Design Redux.
Walker, S. 2007 In: Designers, Visionaries and Other Stories. Earthscan / James and James Science Publishers, London 224 p. ISBN: 1844074129.
Chapter

Aesthetic attitudes and responsible, sustainable consumption
Marchand, A., Walker, S., De Coninck, P. 2006 In: Management of natural resources. Southampton : WIT Press p. 371-380. 10 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Extant objects: designing things as they are
Walker, S. 2006 In: Management of natural resources. Southampton : WIT Press p. 361-370. 10 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Object lessons: enduring artifacts and sustainable design
Walker, S. 2006 In: Design Issues. 22, 1, p. 20-31. 12 p.
Journal article

Sustainable by Design: Explorations in Theory and Practice.
Walker, S. 2006 Earthscan / James and James Science Publishers, London. 244 p. ISBN: 978-1844073535.
Book

After the Endgame: creating objects in a saturated culture
Walker, S. 03/2005 In: The Design Journal. 8, 1, p. 3-13. 11 p.
Journal article

Desmascarando o objeto: reestruturando o design para sustentabilidade
Walker, S. 2005 In: Revista Design em Foco. 2, 2, p. 47-62. 16 p.
Journal article

La consommation responsable: perspectives nouvelles dans les domaines de la conception de produits
Marchand, A., De Coninck, P., Walker, S. 2005 In: Nouvelles Pratiques Sociales. 18, 1, p. 39-56. 18 p.
Journal article

Crushed before the moth: secular time, sacred time and design
Walker, S. 2004 In: Time in design . Rotterdam : 010 Publishers p. 302-332. 31 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Light touch
Walker, S. 12/2003 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 3, 3-4, p. 187-198. 12 p.
Journal article

The best of both: a study of the feasibility of integrating scale of design and production for sustainable products
Dogan, C., Walker, S. 12/2003 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 3, 3-4, p. 135-147. 13 p.
Journal article

Visual myths
Walker, S. 11/2003 In: The Design Journal. 6, 3, p. 46-55. 10 p.
Journal article

The cage of aesthetic convention
Walker, S. 07/2002 In: The Design Journal. 5, 2, p. 3-7. 5 p.
Journal article

A journey in design: an exploration of perspectives for sustainability
Walker, S. 03/2002 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 2, 1-2, p. 3-10. 8 p.
Journal article

Making design work: sustainability, product design and social equity
Walker, S., Dorsa, E. 03/2002 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 1, 1, p. 41-48. 8 p.
Journal article

Objects as symbols of beauty
Walker, S. 2002 In: Innovation. 4, p. 42-45. 4 p.
Journal article

Beyond aesthetics: identity, religion and design
Walker, S. 07/2001 In: The Design Journal. 4, 2, p. 30-41. 12 p.
Journal article

How the other half lives: product design, sustainability and the human spirit
Walker, S. 2000 In: Design Issues. 16, 1, p. 52-58. 7 p.
Journal article

The attraction of opposites: reconciling fashion with sustainable product design
Walker, S. 2000 In: Innovation. 2
Journal article

The manifestation of meaning: a discussion of the environmental, social and spiritual aspects of product design
Walker, S. 07/1999 In: The Design Journal. 2, 2, p. 2-9. 8 p.
Journal article

Experiments in sustainable product design
Walker, S. 10/1998 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 7, p. 42-53. 12 p.
Journal article

Systemic shift: sustainable development and ID pedagogy
Walker, S., Nielsen, R. 01/1998 In: Journal of Sustainable Product Design. 4, p. 7-17. 11 p.
Journal article

Child's play: product design and sustainability
Walker, S. 1997 In: Innovation.
Journal article

Conscientious objects: product aesthetics in the context of sustainability
Walker, S. 1997 In: Visions on product endurance . Rotterdam : 010 Publishers p. 164-180. 17 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The meeting place: qualitative aspects of product environmental assessment
Walker, S. 01/1996 In: International Journal of Technology and Design Education. 6, 2, p. 151-171. 21 p.
Journal article