In-between Theory and Practice: Dialogues in Design Research

Research into the process of designing new technologies has undergone considerable changes over the past twenty years. Various trends in the field of Human and Computer Interaction have challenged the traditional engineering-style, top-down approach and  the associated cognitive methodology that regards individuals as making rational decisions and plans according to an abstract model of the world.

Author: Arianna Bassoli
Author: Johanna Brewer
Author: Karen Martin

Publication: ACM Conf Human Factors in Computing Systems CHI 2007 | full text (PDF)

Year: 2007