Focusing Design Solutions on Social Problems…

“You are not taught design thinking at university, and you are not taught social science in design school, so the designer and the social scientist need each other to come up with good results(…)

“Designers have a more holistic world view, and context has a higher priority. But I guess the most important contribution they make is in creating solutions. Designers are taught to create, and social scientists to criticize what already exists. When we need to go from ‘insight’ to ‘solution,’ designers are indispensable.” 

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