Computing Bodies : Gender Codes and Anthropomorphic Design at the Human-Computer Interface

Claude Draude analyzes embodied software agents – interface solutions that are designed to talk back and give emotional feedback – from a gender and media studies perspective. She addresses technological and sociocultural concepts in their interplay of shifting the boundary between what is considere...

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Main Author: Draude, Claude
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Wiesbaden Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017, 2017
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Interface as a Place of Sign/Signal Mediating
  • Embodiment: The Role of the Body, Gaze Behavior and Emotions
  • Counting as Machine, Counting as Human