Designing for child resilience

Flick, Catherine, Duquenoy, Penny and Jones, Matt (2012) Designing for child resilience. In: CHI '12 extended abstracts on human factors in computing systems. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), pp. 761-764. ISBN 9781450310161. [Book Section] (doi:10.1145/2212776.2212848)

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This short case study describes the design and initial feedback of a color-changing “mood lamp” that allows children to make informed decisions about risk-taking behavior on the internet. Such a device is a case study of an attempt to improve resilience amongst unsupervised children on the internet: an important goal in child protection studies.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords (uncontrolled): Child protection; risk; behavior; internet; ethics
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Computer Science > Aspects of Law and Ethics Related to Technology group
A. > School of Science and Technology > Computer Science
Item ID: 9919
Notes on copyright: Copyright is held by the author/owner(s).
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Depositing User: Penny Duquenoy
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2013 16:08
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2019 17:34

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