Supporting and Understanding Reflection on Persuasive Technology Through a Reflection Schema

  • Fahri YetimEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11433)


Literature on persuasive technology acknowledges the importance of promoting reflection within design research and practice. This paper takes up a reflection framework suggested in previous research as assisting the reasoning of researchers, designers or other stakeholders concerning values, goals, actions, and their consequences in a project. It contributes to this research by demonstrating additional evidence for the applicability of the reflection framework by applying it to a published case. This work can guide researchers and practitioners by means of issues to be considered while reflecting on as well as communicating value-related aspects in a project, so that significant value choices and the rationale for actions taken to promote them are clear.


Reflection Discourse ethics Value sensitive design Research communication Persuasive technology 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information SystemsFOM University of Applied SciencesCologneGermany
  2. 2.Department of Information Processing ScienceUniversity of OuluOuluFinland

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