Everyday Innovators

Researching the Role of Users in Shaping ICT’s

ISBN: 978-1-4020-3510-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-3872-3 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-16

      Introduction

  3. Frameworks: The Social, Unpredictable, and Innovatory Use of ICTs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-20

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      Pages 21-38

      Beyond User-Centric Models of Product Creation

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      Pages 39-53

      Following the Emergence of Unpredictable Uses? New Stakes and Tasks for a Social Scientific Understanding of Ict Uses

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      Pages 54-66

      The Innovatory Use of ICTs

  4. Empirical Studies: Users as Innovators and Critics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-70

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      Pages 71-85

      Supporting Creativity — Co-Experience in Mobile Multimedia Messaging

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      Pages 86-103

      The Social Shaping of New Mobile Devices Among Italian Youth

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      Pages 104-116

      Creative User-Centered Design Practices: Lessons from Game Cultures

  5. Innovation and Artistic Users

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-119

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      Pages 121-135

      Artistic Deviance and Innovation in Use

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      Pages 136-149

      The Mobile Multimedia Phone and Artistic Expression: A Case Study of Moby Click

  6. Problems of Researching and Involving Users in Design

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 151-154

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      Pages 155-167

      Questioning the “Rural” Adoption and Use of ICTs

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      Pages 168-183

      Dealing with Dilemmas in Pre-Competitive ICT Development Projects: The Construction of “The Social” in Designing New Technologies

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      Pages 184-199

      Test Scenarios and the Excluded User

  7. The Politics of User Involvement in Programes of Innovation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-202

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      Pages 203-217

      The Construction of “Equal Agency” in the Development of Technology

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      Pages 218-232

      Community-Technology Interfaces in Participatory Planning: Tool or Tokenism?

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      Pages 233-236

      Conclusion

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 237-238