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ERIC Number: EJ676500
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0737-0024
Things To Talk about When Talking about Things.
Whittaker, Steve
Human-Computer Interaction, v18 n1-2 p149-70 2003
This commentary reviews the existing research literature concerning support for talking about objects in mediated communication, drawing three conclusions: speech alone is often sufficient for effective conversations; visual information about work objects is generally more valuable than visual information about work participants; and disjoint visual perspectives can undermine communication processes. Suggests future research. (Contains 68 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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