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Ko KK; Ramirez MJ; Ward SJ, 2015, 'A framework for understanding the role of product attachment in enabling sustainable consumption of household furniture', in Cooper T; Braithwaite N; Moreno M; Salvia G (ed.), Product lifetimes and the environment, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, pp. 173 - 181, http://www.plateconference.org/framework-understanding-role-product-attachment-enabling-sustainable-consumption-household-furniture/

Ramirez MJ, 2015, 'Environmentally sustainable design practices amongst the world’s largest consumer electronics manufacturers', in Cooper T; Braithwaite N; Moreno M; Salvia G (ed.), Product lifetimes and the environment, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, pp. 175 - 183, http://www.plateconference.org/environmentally-sustainable-design-practices-amongst-worlds-largest-consumer-electronics-manufacturers/

Ramirez MJ, 2015, 'Commitments of university leaders to the Talloires Declaration: are they evidenced in industrial design teaching and learning?', in Leal Filho W; Brandli L; Kuznetsova O; Paço AMFD (ed.), Integrative Approaches to Sustainable Development at University Level, edn. World Sustainability Series, Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp. 225 - 244, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-10690-8_16

Ramirez MJ, 2012, 'Inclusion of environmental and social aspects of sustainability in industrial design education', in Leal W (ed.), Sustainable development at universities: new horizons, edn. Original, Peter Lang GmbH, Frankfurt-am-Main, pp. 149 - 157

Behrisch JC; Ramirez M; Giurco D, 2011, 'Ecodesign in industrial design consultancies: comparing Australia, China, Germany and the USA', in Impacting Society through Engineering Design, pp. 1 - 11, https://www.designsociety.org/publication/30573/ecodesign_in_industrial_design_consultancies_%E2%80%93_comparing_australia_china_germany_and_the_usa

Ko KK; Ramirez MJ; Ward SJ, 2011, 'Long-term product attachment: a sustainable design approach for optimising the relationship between users and products', in Haoming Z; Korvenmaa P; Xin L (ed.), The Tao of sustainability, edn. Haoming Z, Korvenmaa P, Xin L, Huazhong University of Science and Technology Press, Wuhan, pp. 580 - 587

Behrisch J; Ramirez MJ; Giurco D, 2011, 'Ecodesign in industrial design consultancies: comparing Australia, Germany, China and the USA', in Culley SJ; Hicks BH; McAloone TC; Howard TJ; Malmquist J (ed.), Impacting society through engineering design: Design for X, Design to X, The Design Society, Glasgow, pp. 293 - 301, https://www.designsociety.org/publication/30573/ecodesign_in_industrial_design_consultancies_%E2%80%93_comparing_australia_china_germany_and_the_usa

Ramirez MJ, 2011, 'Designing with a social conscience: an emerging area in industrial design education and practice', in Culley SJ; Hicks BH; McAloone TC; Howard TJ; Malmquist J (ed.), Impacting society through engineering design: Design for X, Design to X, The Design Society, Glasgow, pp. 39 - 48, https://www.designsociety.org/publication/30577/designing_with_a_social_conscience_an_emerging_area_in_industrial_design_education_and_practice

Ramirez MJ, 2011, 'Industrial design accolades: do they support socially sustainable product innovation?', in Matsumoto M; Umeda Y; Masui K; Fukushige S (ed.), Design for innovative value towards a sustainable society, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 215 - 221, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-3010-6_42

Ramirez MJ, 2011, 'Sustainability consideration amongst award-winning industrial design graduation projects in Australia', in Matsumoto M; Umeda Y; Masui K; Fukushige S (ed.), Design for innovative value towards a sustainable society, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 918 - 923, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-3010-6_190

Behrisch J; Ramirez MJ; Giurco D, 2010, 'Application of ecodesign strategies amongst Australian industrial design consultancies', in Vezzoli C; Ceschin F; Zhang J (ed.), Sustainability in design now! Challenges and opportunities for design research, education, and practice in the XXI Century. Vol 2, Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, pp. 1377 - 1387

Clune SJ; Ramirez MJ, 2010, 'Sustainability consideration in the Australian International Design Awards', in Ceschin F; Vezzoli C; Zhang J (ed.), Sustainability in design now! Challenges and opportunities for design research, education, and practice in the XXI Century, Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, pp. 1447 - 1456

Ramirez MJ, 2010, 'Traces of culture in students’ concepts for product-service systems: experiences from three continents', in Ceschin F; Vezzoli C; Zhang J (ed.), Sustainability in design now! Challenges and opportunities for design research, education, and practice in the XXI Century, Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, pp. 957 - 968

Ramirez MJ, 2007, 'Challenging industrial design students to foster sustainable behaviors', in Revetria R; Cecchi A; Mladenov V; Zemliak A (ed.), New horizons in education and educational technology, World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society, Athens, pp. 94 - 103, http://www.wseas.us/e-library/conferences/2007venice/papers/570-338.pdf


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