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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Bringing the internet to the community

C Charlton, C Gittings, P Leng, J Little and I Neilson.

in Interacting with Computers

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 4816 words.

Current developments in browser technology have largely ignored academic research on interface design in hypermedia systems. This is unlikely to change in the future. Thus, the needs of an...

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Effectiveness of spatial representation in the formation of network communities: experimental study on community organizer

Koji Kamei, Kunihiko Fujita, Eva Jettmar, Sen Yoshida and Kazuhiro Kuwabara.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 6004 words.

In this paper, we present and discuss Community Organizer, a system designed to support network communities. The main characteristic of Community Organizer is the use of spatial...

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A framework for analyzing and understanding online communities

Clarisse Sieckenius de Souza and Jenny Preece.

in Interacting with Computers

June 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 12886 words.

Social interactions in online communities are varied and often complex, as are the communities themselves. The characteristics of the people, the range of purposes they pursue, the type of...

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Exquisite variety: computer as mirror to community

Ian Beeson.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 9793 words.

An approach is developed to building information systems whose purpose is to express (rather than regulate) the life of a community group. The story of a community group, as understood and...

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Agent mediated retailing in the connected local community

Mark Witkowski, Brendan Neville and Jeremy Pitt.

in Interacting with Computers

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 11955 words.

This paper reports on and discusses recent research into software agent mediated retailing and considers how it may act as a catalyst to the formation of local electronic retail...

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Empathic communities: balancing emotional and factual communication

Jenny Preece.

in Interacting with Computers

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 6583 words.

The Web empowers a diverse population of users and this is reflected in both the demography and interests of today’s on-line communities. Many of these communities provide an essential...

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Design and deployment of community systems: reflections on the Campiello experience

A Agostini, G De Michelis, M Divitini, M.A Grasso and D Snowdon.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 10989 words.

The last decade has witnessed a growing interest in what technology can do to sustain communities. Within the Campiello project innovative information technologies have been adopted to...

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Living memory: agent-based information management for connected local communities

Kostas Stathis, Oscar de Bruijn and Silvio Macedo.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 10546 words.

We investigate the application of multi-agent systems to develop intelligent information interfaces for connected communities, a class of computer applications aimed at enhancing the way...

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Participating in civil society: the case of networked communities

Andrea Kavanaugh, John M. Carroll, Mary Beth Rosson, Debbie D. Reese and Than T. Zin.

in Interacting with Computers

January 2005; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 11246 words.

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A community computer network facilitates civic participation by providing pervasive local resources online and by connecting people to local...

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Adding cultural signposts in adaptive community-based virtual environments

Elaine M Raybourn, Nicholas Kings and John Davies.

in Interacting with Computers

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 7556 words.

This paper describes an experimental, adaptive community-based system, the Forum, designed to facilitate communication where there are mutual concerns or interests among virtual communities...

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Multi-agent systems support for Community-Based Learning

Yugyung Lee and Quddus Chong.

in Interacting with Computers

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 7362 words.

Electronic distributed learning that overlooks the physical and geographic status of learners has become a reality. Moreover, its quality has been considerably improved by utilizing recent...

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Discovering user communities on the Internet using unsupervised machine learning techniques

G Paliouras, C Papatheodorou, V Karkaletsis and C.D Spyropoulos.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 12839 words.

Interest in the analysis of user behaviour on the Internet has been increasing rapidly, especially since the advent of electronic commerce. In this context, we argue here for the usefulness...

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Understanding Local Community Attachment, Engagement and Social Support Networks Mediated by Mobile Technology

Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, Mary Beth Rosson and John M. Carroll.

in Interacting with Computers

May 2016; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 11044 words.

Understanding the impacts and consequences of information and communications technology in local communities through theoretical and practical approaches has long been studied. Among...

A socio-cognitive analysis of online design discussions in an Open Source Software community

Flore Barcellini, Françoise Détienne, Jean-Marie Burkhardt and Warren Sack.

in Interacting with Computers

January 2008; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 15730 words.

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This paper is an analysis of online discussions in an Open Source Software (OSS) design community, the Python project. Developers of Python are...

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Preferences of young children regarding interface layouts in child community web sites

Chien-Hsu Chen, Fong-Gong Wu, Pei-Luen Patrick Rau and Yu-Hsiu Hung.

in Interacting with Computers

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 5975 words.

This study investigates the child preferences regarding interface layouts in child community web sites. The objective of studying this area is to identify ways of making web sites more...

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Immediate usability: a case study of public access design for a community photo library

Bill Kules, Hyunmo Kang, Catherine Plaisant, Anne Rose and Ben Shneiderman.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 9382 words.

This paper describes a novel instantiation of a digital photo library in a public access system. It demonstrates how designers can utilize characteristics of a target user community (social...

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Integrated digital communities: combining web-based interaction with text messaging to develop a system for encouraging group communication and competition

E. Sillence and C. Baber.

in Interacting with Computers

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 8340 words.

Digital communities are often portrayed as operating entirely within the confines of a single technological domain, e.g. a group of people in a web-based chatroom. In this study an...

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Evaluating a cross-cultural children’s online book community: Lessons learned for sociability, usability, and cultural exchange

Anita Komlodi, Weimin Hou, Jenny Preece, Allison Druin, Evan Golub, Jade Alburo, Sabrina Liao, Aaron Elkiss and Philip Resnik.

in Interacting with Computers

July 2007; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 10985 words.

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The use of computers for human-to-human communication among adults has been studied for many years, but using computer technology to enable children...

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Intelligence and interaction in community-based systems

Kostas Stathis and Patrick Purcell.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 1827 words.

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Conference assistant system for supporting knowledge sharing in academic communities

Yasuyuki Sumi and Kenji Mase.

in Interacting with Computers

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 6423 words.

This paper describes our ongoing attempts to build a communityware system by presenting a project of providing digital assistants to support participants in an academic conference. We...

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