Modelling Context: An Activity Theory Approach

  • Manasawee Kaenampornpan
  • Eamonn O’Neill
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3295)


In this paper, we review different context classification systems that have been used to define elements of context. Although existing classification systems cover various types of context, in the development of context aware applications, only a few types of context have been used. In this work, we aim to build a context classification model based on Activity Theory that provides a basis both for dialogue amongst context awareness researchers and for the implementation of a context awareness architecture.


Activity Theory Modelling Context Context Awareness Context Aware Application Context Aware System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Manasawee Kaenampornpan
    • 1
  • Eamonn O’Neill
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of BathBathUK

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