Designing in a group: How can knowing each other influence design projects?

John P Hayes, L A Knight, Linda B Newnes

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Abstract

This paper presents a study of engineering design groups that seeks to explain how knowing other participants can influence processes and outcomes in design projects. Literature on the role of individuals and groups in design projects is reviewed, identifying an increasing current interest in collaborative design work. This research focuses on understanding how interpersonal relationships influence group processes and outcomes in design. From a pilot study, a framework for analysis is developed with a temporal perspective and introduces the concept of identity with rationale for case selection and case propositions. Both individuals and groups are considered where influences in group interaction and development can be captured.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings DESIGN 2008, the 10th International Design Conference
Pages1087-1094
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Event10th International Design Conference, Design 2008 - Dubrovnik, Croatia
Duration: 19 May 200822 May 2008

Conference

Conference10th International Design Conference, Design 2008
CountryCroatia
CityDubrovnik
Period19/05/0822/05/08

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