J. R. Osborn
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18
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43
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Spectacular Colleges and Spectacular Rankings
Gordon C. Chang, J. R. Osborn
Sociology
1 November 2005
This article applies Guy Debord's theory of the spectacle to the institutional field of contemporary American higher education. Our case study examines the US News & World Report system of college… Expand
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Theory Pictures as Trails: Diagrams and the Navigation of Theoretical Narratives
J. R. Osborn
Computer Science
2005
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A theoretical diagram provides neither a direct representation of the natural world nor a representation of a natural data set, but a suggested theoretical walk through a landscape of data. Expand
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Letters of Light: Arabic Script in Calligraphy, Print, and Digital Design
J. R. Osborn
Art
22 May 2017
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Helvetica and the New York City Subway System: The True (Maybe) Story, by Paul Shaw
J. R. Osborn
Art
1 March 2012
“spandex” – is a polyurethane copolymer with rigid and elastic units interspersed with one another.) Similarly, we learn almost nothing about the physical properties of the stuff, except that it… Expand
The Pilgrimage Project: Speculative design for engaged interdisciplinary education
J. R. Osborn, Evan Barba, G. Henderson, Lisa Strong, Lesley H Kadish
Sociology
1 October 2019
This article presents the Pilgrimage Model as a template for educators wishing to lead students on site-specific studies of engaged learning. During the 2015–2016 academic year, a group of Georgetown… Expand
Agitating African Art: Artists’ Voices and Audience Responses
B. Jules‐Rosette, J. R. Osborn
Art
1 June 2020
Measuring Sophistication in Systemic Design and Computing
Evan Barba, J. R. Osborn
Computer Science
2018
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Our hope is that by systematically investigating how students progress in their learning of SDC concepts and practices, we can understand the most effective ways to create the coherent, multi-dimensional, and engaging cur- ricular experiences that students need to mature into effective and adap- table lifelong learners. Expand
The type of calligraphy : writing, print, and technologies of the Arabic alphabet
J. R. Osborn
History, Art
2008
Author(s): Osborn, J. R. (Wayne) | Abstract: This dissertation examines multiple applications of Arabic script and the relationship linking visual design with written communication. It presents… Expand
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A View of the Hierarchy of Patent Rights, TRIPS, and the Canadian Patent Act
J. R. Osborn
Business
2010
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Reaching Out: Museums, Audiences, and the Public Sphere
B. Jules‐Rosette, J. R. Osborn
Political Science
1 June 2020
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