Socially-Sensitive Systems Design: Exploring Social Potential

Kirstie Bellman, Jean Botev, Hanno Hildmann, Peter R. Lewis, Stephen Marsh, Jeremy Pitt, Ingo Scholtes, Sven Tomforde

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish
Article number8038134
Pages (from-to)72-80
Number of pages9
JournalIEEE Technology and Society Magazine
Volume36
Issue number3
Early online date14 Sep 2017
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Sep 2017

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Keywords

  • Socio-technical, Design

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    Bellman, K., Botev, J., Hildmann, H., Lewis, P. R., Marsh, S., Pitt, J., Scholtes, I., & Tomforde, S. (2017). Socially-Sensitive Systems Design: Exploring Social Potential. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 36(3), 72-80. [8038134]. https://doi.org/10.1109/MTS.2017.2728727