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Introduction to the thematic issue on Mobility

Christoph Stahl, Bernd Krieg-Brückner, Wolfgang Zagler, Björn Göttfried, Christoph Stahl, Bernd Krieg-Brückner, Wolfgang Zagler, Björn Göttfried
2015 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
Acknowledgements The guest editors wish to thank all the reviewers for their valuable contributions to this thematic issue and for helping us to find experts in all areas of Computer Science that were  ...  Finally, we would like to express our great appreciation to all the authors for their submissions of high quality that made this thematic issue possible.  ...  A similar approach is pursued by Jonas et al. in the project 'IMAGO: Image-guided navigation for visually impaired people' that utilizes the camera of a chest-mounted smartphone to record individual routes  ... 
doi:10.3233/ais-150339 fatcat:4o3orjhu5rcwjiqtha2esqcb5e

Towards efficient mobile image-guided navigation through removal of outliers

Ekaterina Sirazitdinova, Stephan M. Jonas, Jan Lensen, Deyvid Kochanov, Richard Houben, Hans Slijp, Thomas M. Deserno
2016 EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing  
A novel approach for positioning using smartphones and image processing techniques is developed.  ...  Query images are matched later to these 3D models. High computational costs of image matching and limited storage require compressing point clouds without loss of positioning performance.  ...  These developments are part of the smartphone-based system designed for navigation of visually impaired people [5] .  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13640-016-0146-1 fatcat:lygx5cyjunej3fvdq3mysoqofm

Changing reading paths in a digital age: What are the consequences for meaning-making?

Zuzana Petrová, Rastislav Nemec
2019 Pedagogický Časopis  
Imago provides opportunity for greater and better imaginations, which the young generation is surely bursting with.  ...  Screen-based text lacks a clear chronology, which would in other situations impair understanding and make it impossible for the reader to continue.  ... 
doi:10.2478/jped-2019-0007 fatcat:tbj5jhwqivae7ao6zmyy5srhhq

DISTANCE AND DISTURBANCE: TRAVEL, EXPLORATION AND KNOWLEDGE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

Felix Driver
2004 Transactions of the Royal Historical Society  
The depth and detail of the colouring in this image bears witness to Burchell's commitment to visual precision in the depiction of the forms of nature.  ...  Hence the burgeoning discourse on field observation during the first half of the nineteenth century, including manuals for surveyors, instructions to naval officers and field guides for zoologists, entomologists  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0080440104000088 fatcat:yrdafmgzkjb6fksddcz3kmubea

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Complete Issue
2007 Cartographic Perspectives  
Mapped sources include medieval T-in-O, USGS maps, charts, remote sensing imagery, textual history of the aquatic park, field sketches and notes, and the stylized image of park, bell, creek, fault and  ...  examination of the history of the publication of its seven identified variants (1755-1775) indicates, however, that the map is properly understood in terms of the British, and more specifically London, market for  ...  Fulton (2005) suggests that the confusion lines, which are the base for this algorithm, should be improved, especially for saturated colors.  ... 
doi:10.14714/cp58.260 fatcat:jg6tyabyfrb63o2dyeyt2sgbey

The Madwoman and the blindman: Jane Eyre, discourse, disability

2013 ChoiceReviews  
Many thanks are due, of course, to Heather Cunningham, Ria Cheyne, and the rest of our colleagues in the Centre for Culture & Disability Studies  ...  Like Kipling, Brontë portrays someone who has a visual impairment C h a p t e r 2 but takes into account only the experience of people who do not have visual impairments.  ...  who have visual impairments.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.50-6044 fatcat:36rvzulehnhglnbabhpzli6vhe

Strategies for spatial music performance: the practicalities and aesthetics of responsive systems design

Ricky Graham, Brian Bridges
2015 Divergence Press  
Reviewers Selection The re-new call for participation was published March 29, 2013, and is republished below. A total of 358 submissions were made in all categories of the call.  ...  Sabine Flach asserts 'However, body images as image scenarios are … always characterized by a fundamental oscillation between nature and culture, imagination and imago, facticity and fictionality, between  ...  understand and shape visual image in their socio-historical content.  ... 
doi:10.5920/divp.2015.33 fatcat:xbb7altyobafvfiidg2adzn7l4

The phenomenon of emigration of health practitioners in South Africa: A Protestant perspective on global guidance for the individual decision [chapter]

Riaan Rheeder, North-West University
2021 Reconceiving Reproductive Health: Theological and Christian Ethical Reflections  
The people of God, based on imago Dei, are already preparing for another spiritual Diaspora from this world to the New Jerusalem.  ...  This inherent value will be revisited later in this chapter under the rubric of the human's creation in the image of God (imago Dei).  ...  It cuts to the heart of migration's impact in real life and provides broad ethical guidelines for all to navigate the tension between the known and the unknown, or unique identity and increasing diversity  ... 
doi:10.4102/aosis.2020.bk219.07 fatcat:qv2d4kfwpfhg7dn2cpyed6snvi

Violence against the displaced: An African Pentecostal response [chapter]

Marius Nel, North-West University
2021 Reconceiving Reproductive Health: Theological and Christian Ethical Reflections  
The people of God, based on imago Dei, are already preparing for another spiritual Diaspora from this world to the New Jerusalem.  ...  This inherent value will be revisited later in this chapter under the rubric of the human's creation in the image of God (imago Dei).  ...  It cuts to the heart of migration's impact in real life and provides broad ethical guidelines for all to navigate the tension between the known and the unknown, or unique identity and increasing diversity  ... 
doi:10.4102/aosis.2020.bk219.09 fatcat:ayxonig4q5bbbj7mc2kexq6r5e

What can we learn from Paul, the Jew's, migration dynamics, to accommodate the stranger amidst the Jewish Diaspora? [chapter]

J.A. du Rand, North-West University
2021 Reconceiving Reproductive Health: Theological and Christian Ethical Reflections  
Peer review declaration The publisher (AOSIS) endorses the South African 'National Scholarly Book Publishers Forum Best Practice for Peer Review of Scholarly Books'.  ...  The people of God, based on imago Dei, are already preparing for another spiritual Diaspora from this world to the New Jerusalem.  ...  This inherent value will be revisited later in this chapter under the rubric of the human's creation in the image of God (imago Dei).  ... 
doi:10.4102/aosis.2020.bk219.03 fatcat:dhmiwadzt5bxpj7wtgvyoiskpi

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(:Unkn) Unknown, Mediarep.Org, Elisabeth Birk, Mark Halawa
2021 Image  
But is the term visual literacy even a useful metaphor for the skills and competences required to navigate the sphere of the visual? Or does it suggest a misleading analogy with linguistic skills?  ...  If the subject of the text was very complex, people wished for graphical explanation, for example for an informational graphic.  ...  Aber auch postkonzeptualistische Fotopositionen, wie beispielsweise der Zyklus For Example. Die Welt ist schön (1993) (1994) (1995) (1996) (1997) (1998) (1999) (2000) (2001)  ... 
doi:10.25969/mediarep/16472 fatcat:xbgnr5r7bjchngvp46tdoronqm

Indoor navigation for people with visual impairment

Mostafa Abdallah Abbas Atwa Elgendy, Cecília Sikné Lányi
2021
People with visual impairment face various problems in doing daily activities in comparison to people without visual impairment.  ...  One of the most challenging tasks for researchers is to create a solution that offers a good quality of life for people with visual impairment.  ...  This chapter focuses on using assistive technology to help people with visual impairment in indoor navigation using markers.  ... 
doi:10.18136/pe.2021.799 fatcat:ngccymnbfjhhdkdm7c3vqs6hze

Guest Editorial: Powering Up: Insights from Distinguished Mobile and Ubiquitous Learning Projects across the World

Gwo-Jen Hwang, Lung-Hsiang Wong
2014 Educational Technology & Society  
(2011-2014) "Guidance, proposals and teaching for English section in the entrance examination to the University" (Reference FFI2011-22442).  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness for funding the research project (with co-financing by ERDF) within the framework of the National R + D + I  ...  of students as end users including those having visual or auditory impairments.  ... 
dblp:journals/ets/HwangW14 fatcat:rku26k55xjbtpgddnqdesn7sbe

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2004 Cartographic Perspectives  
Thanks also to my father, Marston Case, for working through the math with me.  ...  (see page 71 for larger color version) "But more than just a technical means to an end, space imagery has forever changed how people visualize Earth in a realistic context from afar."  ...  But more than just a technical means to an end, space imagery has forever changed how people visualize Earth in a realistic context from afar.  ... 
doi:10.14714/cp47.463 fatcat:iesin25guvcidab5hj5aw75fpi

Empathy: Its ultimate and proximate bases

Stephanie D Preston, Frans B M de Waal
2002 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
., alarm, social facilitation, vicariousness of emotions, mother-infant responsiveness, and the modeling of competitors and predators) that are crucial for the reproductive success of animals living in  ...  Parsimoniously, the same nervous system link between perception and action that helps us to navigate the physical environment helps us navigate the social environment.  ...  The authors propose a mechanism for the disorder whereby brain damage prevents patients from developing knowledge of the emotional aspects required for navigating and understanding social situations.  ... 
pmid:12625087 fatcat:otkypoypsrfgfa5dlsgczeqogy
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