Socially-Sensitive Systems Design:Exploring Social Potential

Bellman, Kirstie, Botev, Jean, Hildmann, Hanno, Lewis, Peter R., Marsh, Stephen, Pitt, Jeremy, Scholtes, Ingo and Tomforde, Sven (2017). Socially-Sensitive Systems Design:Exploring Social Potential. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 36 (3), pp. 72-80.


In human society, individuals have long voluntarily organized themselves in groups, which embody, provide and/or facilitate a range of different social concepts, such as governance, justice, or mutual aid. These social groups vary in form, size, and permanence, but in different ways provide benefits to their members. In turn, members of these groups use their understanding and awareness of group expectations to help determine their own actions, to the benefit of themselves, each other, and the health of the group.

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Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Computer Science
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Socio-technical, Design,Social Sciences(all),Engineering(all)
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Published Date: 2017-09-14
Authors: Bellman, Kirstie
Botev, Jean
Hildmann, Hanno
Lewis, Peter R. ( 0000-0003-4271-8611)
Marsh, Stephen
Pitt, Jeremy
Scholtes, Ingo
Tomforde, Sven



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