Search for dissertations about: "Anna Croon Fors"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Anna Croon Fors.

  1. 1. Being-with Information Technology Critical explorations beyond use and design

    University dissertation from Umeå : Informatik

    Author : Anna Croon Fors; Erik Stolterman; Peter Wright; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Informatik; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Informatics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik;

    Abstract : In the thesis a theoretical exploration concerning the significance of information technology in everyday life is conducted. The main question advanced is how the reflexive nature of information technology can be envisioned. By this question attention is directed to transformative, experiential and dynamic qualities of information technology,i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring self-efficacy in end-user programming a feminist approach

    University dissertation from Umeå : Informatik

    Author : Lena Palmquist; Anna Croon Fors; Anders Broberg; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; end-user development; technological self-efficacy; gender HCI; interaction design; människa-datorinteraktion; människa-datorinteraktion;

    Abstract : Digital services and devices are today more spread than ever, forming a basis for new innovations, even among ordinary people. And yet, producers of such services and devices are mostly men with programming skills. Women's participation in development and design of digital products is thus not yet as influential as that of men. READ MORE

  3. 3. Perpetual perspectives on designing for aesthetic engagement

    University dissertation from Umeå : RISE Interactive

    Author : Jeroen Peeters; Anna Croon Fors; Ambra Trotto; John Zimmerman; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; interaction design; embodiment; embodied interaction design; design research; aesthetic interaction; aesthetic engagement; engagement; design; design;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates aesthetics of engagement in -interaction. Aesthetic refers to the aesthetic experience, based on a phenomenological and pragmatist understanding: dynamic and personal, appealing mutually to - and formed inseparably by - our bodily, emotional, as well as intellectual faculties. READ MORE

  4. 4. Becoming Together and Apart technoemotions and other posthuman entanglements

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Eva Svedmark; Erik Stolterman; Anna Croon Fors; Pelle Ehn; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Technoemotions; Feminist technoscience; Posthuman theory; Onto-epistemology; Diffraction; Norm-breaking; Digital dirt; Privacy; Sharing; Self-disclosure; Stickiness; computer and systems sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Using social media and norm-breaking material as an empirical touchstone this thesis elaborates, investigates and explores the entangled relationships between humans and technology in social media settings. Guided by uncomfortable, emotional and bodily online sharing the thesis gives voice to stories that are seldom heard, by people whose lives are rarely spoken of. READ MORE

  5. 5. Developing delay-tolerant networking applications for Arctic communities

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : John Näslund; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Arbetsvetenskap; Human Work Science; Genus och teknik; Gender and Technology;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how usability in delay- and disruption tolerant network (DTN) applications might be developed and how DTN applications services might be put to practical use in remote regions of the Swedish Arctic. The tangible results presented are a set of end-user DTN application services that were developed for the remote sites Saltoluokta and Staloluokta. READ MORE