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Contexts of Engagement

  • Nelson ZagaloEmail author
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Abstract

We discuss the environments that bring together subjects and artefacts, defining what motivates human curiosity and motivation, and how these two cognitive processes operate together to put subjects in will mode. Even if the willingness comes from inside, it is produced through stimulus, through cognitive triggers found in environments surrounding subjects, which we define here as patterns, and that we get to connect with the profiles defined in the previous chapter.

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  1. 1.Department of Communication and ArtUniversity of AveiroAveiroPortugal

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