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Archer, The Nature of Research

31 December 1995

Bruce Archer’s 1995 review of concepts of research in Science, the Humanities and Art

From the short-lived but influential journal, codesign. Including the first serious discussion of the implications of “practice-led research in design and the introduction of Archer’s three-part model of research into practice, for practice and through practice

Full text, transcribed from a poor quality scanned photocopy of the original paper (uploaded by me to