Everyday Innovators: Researching the Role of Users in Shaping ICTs / Edition 1 by Leslie Haddon | 9789048168873 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Everyday Innovators: Researching the Role of Users in Shaping ICTs / Edition 1

Everyday Innovators: Researching the Role of Users in Shaping ICTs / Edition 1

by Leslie Haddon
     
 

ISBN-10: 9048168872

ISBN-13: 9789048168873

Pub. Date: 12/15/2010

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

Everyday Innovators explores the active role of people, collectively and individually, in shaping the use of information and communication technologies. It examines issues around acquiring and using that knowledge of users, how we should conceptualise the role of users and understand the forms and limitations of their participation.

Overview

Everyday Innovators explores the active role of people, collectively and individually, in shaping the use of information and communication technologies. It examines issues around acquiring and using that knowledge of users, how we should conceptualise the role of users and understand the forms and limitations of their participation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789048168873
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
12/15/2010
Series:
Computer Supported Cooperative Work Series, #32
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Frameworks: The Social, Unpredictable, and Innovatory Use of ICTs.- Beyond User-Centric Models of Product Creation.- Following the Emergence of Unpredictable Uses? New Stakes and Tasks for a Social Scientific Understanding of Ict Uses.- The Innovatory Use of ICTs.- Empirical Studies: Users as Innovators and Critics.- Supporting Creativity — Co-Experience in Mobile Multimedia Messaging.- The Social Shaping of New Mobile Devices Among Italian Youth.- Creative User-Centered Design Practices: Lessons from Game Cultures.- Innovation and Artistic Users.- Artistic Deviance and Innovation in Use.- The Mobile Multimedia Phone and Artistic Expression: A Case Study of Moby Click.- Problems of Researching and Involving Users in Design.- Questioning the “Rural” Adoption and Use of ICTs.- Dealing with Dilemmas in Pre-Competitive ICT Development Projects: The Construction of “The Social” in Designing New Technologies.- Test Scenarios and the Excluded User.- The Politics of User Involvement in Programes of Innovation.- The Construction of “Equal Agency” in the Development of Technology.- Community-Technology Interfaces in Participatory Planning: Tool or Tokenism?.- Conclusion.

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