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User behavior and technology development : shaping sustainable relations between consumers and technologies

User behavior and technology development : shaping sustainable relations between consumers and technologies

Author: Peter-Paul Verbeek; A F L Slob
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, ©2006.
Series: Eco-efficiency in industry and science, v. 20.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Environmental policy has long been determined by a dichotomy between technology and behavior. It is the first volume that aims to create a conceptual basis for analyzing interactions between  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter-Paul Verbeek; A F L Slob
ISBN: 9781402044335 140204433X 9048171288 9789048171286 9781402051968 1402051964
OCLC Number: 76686157
Description: xvi, 409 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Technology and user behavior : an introduction / Adriaan Slob and Peter-Paul Verbeek --
Action facilitation and desired behavior / Albert G. Arnold and Petra Mettau --
Safety : technology and behavior? / Adrienne van den Bogaard and Paul Swuste --
Technology and household activities / J.P. Groot-Marcus [and others] --
Technology and behavior : contributions from environmental psychology / Wim J.M. Heijs --
Acting artifacts : the technological mediation of action / Peter-Paul Verbeek --
Technology and behavior : a view from STS / Jaap Jelsma --
The social agency of technological artifacts : a typology / Philip Brey --
Technology and users : a conceptual map / Wim J.M. Heijs and Peter-Paul Verbeek --
Technology and behavior : the case of passenger transport / Laurie Hendrickx and Anton J.M. Schoot Uiterkamp --
Sustainable technologies and everyday life / Gert Spaargaren, Susan Martens and Theo A.M. Beckers --
Residential behavior in sustainable houses / Erica Derijcke and Jan Uitzinger --
Making energy feedback work : goal-setting and the roles of attention and minimal justification / L.T. McCalley and Cees J.H. Midden --
Technological innovations and the promotion of energy conservation : the case of goal-setting and feedback / Trijntje Völlink and Ree M. Meertens --
Household energy consumption : habitual behavior and technology / Wim J.M. Heijs --
Marketing of technological products : theory and methods / Nicole van Kesteren and Ree M. Meertens --
Diffusion of technological innovations : promoting the large-scale use of technology / Trijntje Völlink, Ree M. Meertens and Cees J.H. Midden --
Technological innovations and energy conservation : satisfaction with and effectiveness of an in-business control system / Nicole van Kesteren, Ree M. Meertens and Mirjam Fransen --
Sustainable technology or sustainable users? / Cees J.H. Midden --
Planning behavior : technical design as design of use plans / Wybo Houkes and Pieter E. Vermaas --
Expected behavior : anticipation of use in technological development / Harro van Lente --
Designing "moralized" products : theory and practice / Jaap Jelsma --
The scenario method to gain insight into user actions / G.W. Wolters and L.P.A. Steenbekkers --
Using design orienting scenarios to analyze the interaction between technology, behavior and environment in the SusHouse project / Remke Klapwijk . [and others] --
ICT in everyday life : the role of the user / Valerie Frissen and Marc van Lieshout --
User involvement in the development of sustainable product-service systems : the case of the personal mobility system "Mitka" / Marjolijn Knot and Helma Luiten --
Eternally yours : some theory and practice on cultural sustainable product development / Henk Muis --
Designing technology-behavior interactions / Han Brezet --
Citizen-consumer roles in environmental management of large technological systems / Bas van Vliet --
Modifying behavior by smart design : the example of the Dutch sustainable-safe road system / Markus Popkema and Ingrid van Schagen --
Combining technical and behavioral change : the role of experimental projects as a step stone towards sustainable mobility / Boelie Elzen --
The practice of innovation : institutions, policy and technology development / David Laws --
Ethical aspects of behavior-steering technology / Philip Brey --
A normative systems approach for managing technology and collective human action / Sytse Strijbos --
Shaping technology-behavior interactions : lessons for policy making / Wim Hafkamp --
Analyzing the relations between technologies and user behavior : towards a conceptual framework / Peter-Paul Verbeek and Adriaan Slob.
Series Title: Eco-efficiency in industry and science, v. 20.
Responsibility: edited by Peter-Paul Verbeek and Adriaan Slob ; in association with the sub-editors J.C. Brezet [and others].
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