Type, Form, and Function is a useful, comprehensive typography resource that both students and professional designers should have in their library.
It looks at the influences of modern typography and symbols going back through time and examines certain type treatments and movements in design and logo types.
It focuses on how type works and emphasises typographic fundamentals, while touching on logo/logotype design and page layout (print and interactive).
This book promises to guide designers through the visual typographic clutter to make their designed messages more meaningful.
About the Author
Jason Tselentis is a designer, writer, and educator living in North Carolina. He has completed design work for Sony BMG Music, the National Park Service, and 20th Century Fox among others. As assistant professor at Winthrop University's Department of Design, Jason teaches graphic design and typography. His work has been recognized by the AIGA and How magazine.