Information and emotion : the emergent affective paradigm in information behavior research and theory / edited by Diane Nahl and Dania Bilal.

Information and Emotion introduces the new research areas of affective issues in information seeking and use, and the affective paradigm applied to information behavior in a variety of populations, cultures, and contexts. The bookʹs editors and authors are information behavior researchers at the for...

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Other Authors: Nahl, Diane., Bilal, Dania, 1956-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Medford, N.J. : Information Today, ©2007.
Series:ASIST monograph series.
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Summary:Information and Emotion introduces the new research areas of affective issues in information seeking and use, and the affective paradigm applied to information behavior in a variety of populations, cultures, and contexts. The bookʹs editors and authors are information behavior researchers at the forefront of charting the emotional quality of the information environment. Collectively, their contributions make Information and Emotion a unique source of research findings on the user perspective, the user experience, and how emotional aspects can be interpreted, mitigated, or enhanced through design that is informed by use and by users who directly participate in information design.
Item Description:"Published on behalf of the American Society for Information Science and Technology."
Physical Description:xxix, 359 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:9781573873109
1573873101