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Designing with the body : somaesthetic interaction design

Author: Kristina Höök
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, [2018]
Series: Design thinking, design theory.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Interaction design that entails a qualitative shift from a symbolic, language-oriented stance to an experiential stance that encompasses the entire design and use cycle. With the rise of ubiquitous technology, data-driven design, and the Internet of Things, our interactions and interfaces with technology are about to change dramatically, incorporating such emerging technologies as shape-changing interfaces,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Höök, Kristina.
Designing with the body.
Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2018001230
(OCoLC)1020296035
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kristina Höök
ISBN: 9780262348324 0262348322
OCLC Number: 1060198049
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Why we need soma design --
Why. Theoretical backdrop : the primacy of movement and somaesthetics --
What. Showing, not telling : six first-person design encounters --
Soma Mat, Breathing Light, and Sarka : an autobiographical design account --
Soma design theory --
How. Training somaesthetic skills --
Soma design methods --
Politics of the body --
A soma design manifesto.
Series Title: Design thinking, design theory.
Responsibility: Kristina Höök.

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Interaction design that entails a qualitative shift from a symbolic, language-oriented stance to an experiential stance that encompasses the entire design and use cycle.  Read more...

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