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57 varieties of Activity Theory

Rogers, Yvonne (2008). 57 varieties of Activity Theory. Interacting with Computers, 20(2) pp. 247–250.

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A commentary of González’s adaptation of Activity Theory for HCI is presented. It critiques his proposal for a new level of analysis that is called working spheres/engagements. While considered insightful it questions whether his new framework will be used by other researchers.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2008 Elsevier B.V.
ISSN: 0953-5438
Keywords: Activity theory
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 19531
Depositing User: Jochen Rick
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2010 10:29
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2011 10:38
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