New PDF release: A Journey Through Cultures: Metaphors for Guiding the Design
By Luciana Cardoso de Castro Salgado,Carla Faria Leitão,Clarisse Sieckenius de Souza
A trip via Cultures addresses one of many preferred subject matters in modern HCI: cultural variety among clients. For a couple of years the HCI group has been investigating choices to augment the layout of cross-cultural platforms. such a lot contributions up to now have both a ‘design for every’ or a ‘design for all’ strategy.
A trip via Cultures takes a truly assorted technique. Proponents of CVM – the Cultural standpoint Metaphors standpoint – the authors invite HCI practitioners to think about the way to divulge and converse the assumption of cultural range. an in depth case learn is integrated which assesses the metaphors’ power in cross-cultural layout and assessment. the implications exhibit that cultural standpoint metaphors have robust epistemic strength, leveraged via a mix of theoretic foundations coming from Anthropology, Semiotics and the authors’ personal paintings in HCI and Semiotic Engineering.
Luciana Salgado, Carla Leitão and Clarisse de Souza are participants of SERG, the Semiotic Engineering examine crew on the Departamento de Informática of Rio de Janeiro's Pontifical Catholic collage (PUC-Rio).
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A Journey Through Cultures: Metaphors for Guiding the Design of Cross-Cultural Interactive Systems (Human–Computer Interaction Series) by Luciana Cardoso de Castro Salgado,Carla Faria Leitão,Clarisse Sieckenius de Souza