Intervention and EUD

A Combination for Appropriating Automated Processes
  • Thomas Herrmann
  • Christopher LentzschEmail author
  • Martin Degeling
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11553)


Intervention is a new concept for human-computer interaction to help users to cope with the increasing complexity of automated processes in socio-technical settings. We relate the paradigms of End-User Development with it and show the differences, commonalities and emergent areas through a theoretical analysis of a smart home setting. Implications for the design of intervention user interfaces are derived and the interplay of interventions with and their support of End-User Development is shown.


End-user development Human-computer interaction Intervention Socio-technical systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ruhr-University of BochumBochumGermany

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