Cross-cultural usability of computing metaphors: do we colonise the minds of indigenous web users?

Duncker, Elke (2002) Cross-cultural usability of computing metaphors: do we colonise the minds of indigenous web users? In: Cultural attitudes towards technology and communication : proceedings of the Third International Conference on Cultural Attitudes towards Technology and Communication. Sudweeks, Fay and Ess, Charles, eds. School of Information Technology, Murdoch University, Australia, pp. 217-236. 9780869057995.

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Abstract

The paper focuses on the cultural aspects of computer metaphors and their use and usefulness with regards to Web servises.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Paper presented at conference in Montréal, Canada, 12-15 July 2002
Editors: Sudweeks, Fay and Ess, Charles
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Computer Science
Item ID: 13091
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Depositing User: Elke Duncker-Gassen
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2014 11:25
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:30
ISBN: 9780869057995
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/13091

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