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Cultural Aspect of Interaction Design beyond Human-Computer Interaction

  • Rungtai Lin
  • Po-Hsien Lin
  • Wen-Shin Shiao
  • Su-Huei Lin
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5623)

Abstract

Over the past several decades, we have made many efforts to understand Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). But beyond HCI, we need a better understanding of Human-Culture Interaction not just for taking part in the cultural context, but also for developing the interactive experience of users. Therefore we propose a general framework for cultural product experience that applies to the mental models of designer and user and which can be experienced in Human-Culture Interaction. Then, based on the interactive experience of users with an aboriginal cultural object, the Linnak (a twin drinking cup), a modern Linnak was proposed to demonstrate how to design a successful cultural product using the human-culture interaction framework. The intended purpose of this paper is to provide a framework for examining the way designers interact across cultures and the interactive experience of users in the design process.

Keywords

Interaction Design User Experience Cultural Product Design 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rungtai Lin
    • 1
  • Po-Hsien Lin
    • 1
  • Wen-Shin Shiao
    • 1
  • Su-Huei Lin
    • 2
  1. 1.Crafts and Design DepartmentNational Taiwan University of Art, Ban Ciao CityTaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Fashion ImagingMingdao University, PeetowChanghuaTaiwan

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