Pride, Unity, and Flag Design

In Vexilloid Tabloid #57 we reported on a research project by Australian high school senior Max Pickering.  Since then, he has interviewed a number of vexillologists; conducted surveys of residents of his home town of Adelaide, South Australia; and revised his research question to the following:

To what extent does the design of a flag influence its ability to evoke a sense of identity and pride?

The results of his study are nicely presented in this 12 minute YouTube video.

 

Survey Results
Survey results: Proportion of respondents agreeing that the flag produces pride or unity, or is well designed, for the Australian national flag vs. the Adelaide city flag.
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Author: SDM

Ethnography * Technology * Design

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