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Born Into a World of Things

From: Hannah Krakauer
Length: 09:33

Archaeologist Michael Shanks talks about the history of stuff and our relationship with it. Read the full description.

573px-puzzlebyaltekruse1_small Michael Shanks, an archaeologist at Stanford, was hired by a major car company to help them find out how people interact with car interiors. A discussion of the history of design, form and function, and playfulness as an attitude towards the world.

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Michael Shanks, an archaeologist at Stanford, was hired by a major car company to help them find out how people interact with car interiors. A discussion of the history of design, form and function, and playfulness as an attitude towards the world.