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The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976

Author: John Harwood
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn : University of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Series: A Quadrant book
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Online-ausgView all editions and formats
Publication:Interface.
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Introduction: the interface -- Eliot Noyes, Paul Rand, and the beginnings of the IBM design program -- The architecture of the computer -- IBM architecture : the multinational counterenvironment -- Naturalizing the computer : IBM spectacles -- Conclusion : virtual paradoxes.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harwood, John.
Interface.
Minneapolis, Minn : University of Minnesota Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011031742
Named Person: Eliot Noyes; Paul Rand; Eliot Noyes; Paul Rand
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Harwood
ISBN: 9780816678495 0816678499 9780816670390 0816670390
In: Harwood, John
OCLC Number: 847044954
Description: Online-Ressource (278 Seiten, [8] Seiten of plates) : Illustrationen (some color), Porträts.
Contents: "ContentsIntroduction: The Interface1. Eliot Noyes, Paul Rand, and the Beginnings of the IBM Design Program2. The Architecture of the Computer3. IBM Architecture: The Multinational Counterenvironment4. Naturalizing the Computer: IBM SpectaclesConclusion: Virtual ParadoxesAcknowledgmentsNotesIndex"
Series Title: A Quadrant book
Responsibility: John Harwood.

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Introduction: the interface -- Eliot Noyes, Paul Rand, and the beginnings of the IBM design program -- The architecture of the computer -- IBM architecture : the multinational counterenvironment -- Naturalizing the computer : IBM spectacles -- Conclusion : virtual paradoxes.
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