A Design of One's Own: Towards Participatory Design in the US

  • Joan Greenbaum


The Participatory design movement in the United States is, in many ways, growing out of the Scandinavian or worker-oriented design approach in Europe. This article discusses some of the roots of this movement and goes on to focus on ways that a 'home grown', or typically American brand of pragmatic system design can develop in the US.

Author Biography

Joan Greenbaum
How to Cite
Greenbaum, J. (1991). A Design of One’s Own: Towards Participatory Design in the US. DAIMI Report Series, 20(375). https://doi.org/10.7146/dpb.v20i375.6607