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Bedi, Joyce

Overview
Works: 9 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 2,210 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyce Bedi
Inventing for the environment( )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the many ways in which invention affects the environment (here defined broadly to include all forms of interaction between humans and nature). The book starts with nature itself and then leads readers to examine the built environment and then specific technologies in areas such as public health and energy. Each part focuses on a single environmental issue. Topics range widely, from the role of innovation in urban landscapes to the relationship among technological innovation, public health, and the environment. Each part features an essay by a historian, an essay by a practitioner, and a "portrait of innovation" describing an individual whose work has made a difference. [from publisher's advertisement]
Seeing the unseen : Dr. Harold E. Edgerton and the wonders of Strobe Alley by Harold E Edgerton( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc includes: selected text and photos from the exhibition
Sources in electrical history : archives and manuscript collections in U.S. repositories by Joyce E Bedi( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources in electrical history( Book )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the art and science of stoppping time : the life and work of Harold E. Edgerton( )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multimediaprogramma over de pionier van de highspeed-fotografie
A Centennial guide to electrical engineering history for the IEEE( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The color revolution by Regina Lee Blaszczyk( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the fashion industry declares that lime green is the new black, or instructs us to "think pink!," it is not the result of a backroom deal forged by a secretive cabal of fashion journalists, designers, manufacturers, and the editor of Vogue. It is the latest development of a color revolution that has been unfolding for more than a century. In this book, the award-winning historian Regina Lee Blaszczyk traces the relationship of color and commerce, from haute couture to automobile showrooms to interior design, describing the often unrecognized role of the color profession in consumer culture. Blaszczyk examines the evolution of the color profession from 1850 to 1970, telling the stories of innovators who managed the color cornucopia that modern artificial dyes and pigments made possible. These "color stylists," "color forecasters," and "color engineers" helped corporations understand the art of illusion and the psychology of color. Blaszczyk describes the strategic burst of color that took place in the 1920s, when General Motors introduced a bright blue sedan to compete with Ford's all-black Model T and when housewares became available in a range of brilliant hues. She explains the process of color forecasting--not a conspiracy to manipulate hapless consumers but a careful reading of cultural trends and consumer taste. And she shows how color information flowed from the fashion houses of Paris to textile mills in New Jersey. Today professional colorists are part of design management teams at such global corporations as Hilton, Disney, and Toyota. The Color Revolution tells the history of how colorists help industry capture the hearts and dollars of consumers
Inventing for the Environment (Lemelson Center studies in invention and innovation) by Joyce Bedi( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seeing the unseen : Dr. Harold E. Edgerton and the wonders of Strobe Alley( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Inventing for the environment
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Seeing the unseen : Dr. Harold E. Edgerton and the wonders of Strobe AlleyExploring the art and science of stoppping time : the life and work of Harold E. Edgerton
Languages
English (32)