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Online Communities and Social Computing

Third International Conference, OCSC 2009, Held as Part of HCI International 2009, San Diego, CA, USA, July 19-24, 2009, Proceedings

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Table of contents (77 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Designing and Developing Online Communities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. A Discussion System for Knowledge Sharing and Collaborative Analysis of Incidents in Nuclear Power Plants

      • Saizo Aoyagi, Hidenori Fujino, Hirotake Ishii, Hiroshi Shimoda, Hiroshi Sakuda, Hidekazu Yoshikawa et al.
      Pages 3-12
    3. Universal Navigation through Social Networking

      • Mahsa Ghafourian, Hassan A. Karimi, Linda van Roosmalen
      Pages 13-22
    4. Collaborative Work in 3D Virtual Environments: A Research Agenda and Operational Framework

      • Béatrice S. Hasler, Thierry Buecheler, Rolf Pfeifer
      Pages 23-32
    5. Workflow-Based Architecture for Collaborative Video Annotation

      • Cristian Hofmann, Nina Hollender, Dieter W. Fellner
      Pages 33-42
    6. Catalysing the Development of a Conference Workspace

      • Jukka Huhtamäki, Ossi Nykänen, Jaakko Salonen
      Pages 43-52
    7. Dialogues of Locations: BlueSpot

      • András Kangyal, László Laufer
      Pages 53-61
    8. Instant Online Communities as a Means to Foster Conferences

      • Martin Christof Kindsmüller, Jan Milz, Johannes Schmidt
      Pages 62-71
    9. Mobile Social Service Design for Large-Scale Exhibition

      • Huanglingzi Liu, Ying Liu, Wei Wang, Bin Wang
      Pages 72-81
    10. Accessibility of Registration Mechanisms in Social Networking Sites

      • Gabriele Meiselwitz, Jonathan Lazar
      Pages 82-90
    11. A Visualization Approach for Group Behaviors, Beliefs and Intentions to Support Critical Decisions

      • Colleen L. Phillips, Norman D. Geddes, Justin T. Simms
      Pages 91-100
    12. Measuring Usability via Biometrics

      • Anjali Phukan
      Pages 101-107
    13. Structuring the Social Subsystem Components of the Community Based E-Museum Framework

      • Suriyati Razali, Nor Laila Md. Noor, Wan Adilah Wan Adnan
      Pages 108-116
    14. Email Accessibility and Social Networking

      • Brian Wentz, Jonathan Lazar
      Pages 134-140
  3. Social Behaviour of Humans and Artificial Agents in Online Communities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141
    2. Why People Use Social Networking Sites

      • Petter Bae Brandtzæg, Jan Heim
      Pages 143-152

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  1. Online Communities and Social Computing

    Third International Conference, OCSC 2009, Held as Part of HCI International 2009, San Diego, CA, USA, July 19-24, 2009. Proceedings

About this book

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on Online Communities and Social Computing, OCSC 2009, held in San Diego, CA, USA in July 2008 in the framework of the 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2009 with 10 other thematically similar conferences.

The 77 revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers accepted for presentation thoroughly cover the thematic area of online communities and social computing, addressing the following major topics: designing and developing online communities; social behavior of humans and artificial agents in online communities; Web 2.0: emerging challenges; learning, education and culture; online games; and online communities and society.

Keywords

  • Bluetooth
  • augmented reality
  • avatar
  • biometrics
  • blog management
  • case-based reasoning
  • collaborative learning
  • cultural heritage
  • democracy
  • e-commerce
  • education
  • healthcare
  • identity
  • robot
  • trust

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Information Systems, UMBC, Baltimore, USA

    A. Ant Ozok

  • Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology, Lemesos, Cyprus

    Panayiotis Zaphiris

Bibliographic Information

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eBook USD 139.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-642-02774-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 179.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)