• Jeffrey Kok Hui ChanEmail author
  • Ye Zhang
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


This chapter offers a brief summary of the overall thesis of this book. Subsequently, three further lines of reflection for future research on sharing by design are delineated. These three lines are: first, what cannot or should not be designed for the sharing system; second, how to think about the political design of the sharing system; and third, a discussion on improving the design research methodology of sharing by design.


Sharing systems Systems approach Research methods Co-design Politics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Humanities, Arts and Social SciencesSingapore University of Technology and DesignSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Department of ArchitectureNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

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