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ERIC Number: EJ588259
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0024-2594
Structure versus Context: Understanding the Design and Use of Computer Tools in Social Settings.
Powell, Kevin
Library Trends, v47 n3 p473-84 Win 1999
Explores elements of folkloristics that are applicable to the understanding and construction of computer software systems and programs. Discusses a similar tension between structuralism and contextualism in the study of folkways and by examining software pattern languages in comparison with narrative functions. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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