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Technology literacy in poor infrastructure environments

Abdallah El Ali, Khaled Bachour, Wilko Heuten, Susanne Boll
2016 Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services - MobileHCI '16  
in a poor infrastructure environment use technology.  ...  We discuss our results in light of problems that any map user encounters in poor infrastructure environments.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to the MobileHCI reviewers for their valuable feedback, and to all participants for taking part in this research. 14 Estimated to be 11% given a 95% confidence interval.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2935334.2935352 dblp:conf/mhci/AliBHB16 fatcat:q4ypeqoq5zba7jrrgmxahqp6xy

The level of mental load during a functional task is reflected in oculometrics [chapter]

Ramtin Zargari Marandi, Afshin Samani, Pascal Madeleine
2017 International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering Proceedings  
Naples and Recife (Sarmento Thaisa) • Observation and Records of Spatial Behavior for Wayfinding in a Hospital Built Environment (Moreira Rangel Márcia) • The ambient contribution to wayfinding in museums  ...  a virtual environment: workload and simulation sickness in a 3D CAVE (Hoonakker Peter) Musculoskeletal Disorders 09 /office/Experiences in office work Chair: Maaike Huysmans • Characterization of  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-10-5122-7_15 fatcat:vaq2jz2o3zgofdi4tkkn2ksfje

Swiss Psychotropic Gold [article]

Knowbotiq, Nina Bandi, Et Al.
2020 Zenodo  
An artistic and ethnographic project, "Swiss Psychotropic Gold" re-narrates global gold trade—from mining in former colonies to its refining and many diversions in and out of Switzerland — as a series  ...  For more than three centuries, Swiss commodity trade has been caught up in colonial, postcolonial and neoliberal entanglements.  ...  which are characterized by a specific material visibility.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5896740 fatcat:5nbkplmvrvhd7fconjtr4posze

Mapping Refugee Media Journeys Smartphones and Social Media Networks Research Report

Marie Gillespie, Lawrence Ampofo, Margaret Cheesman, Becky Faith, Evgenia Iliadou, Ali Issa, Souad Osseiran, Dimitris Skleparis
2016 unpublished
and digital literacy.  ...  For refugees seeking to reach Europe, the digital infrastructure is as important as the physical infrastructures of roads, railways, sea crossings and the borders controlling the free movement of people  ...  Acknowledgements We are indebted to Professor Heaven Crawley and her colleagues for sharing interview data with 500 refugees gathered by the 'Unravelling the Mediterranean Migration Crisis' project in  ... 

19th Annual Research and Creative Activities Symposium [article]

University Of Colorado Denver And Anschutz Medical Campus. Undergraduate Research And Creative Activities
Therapeutic strategies for PTSD thus focus on inhibiting fear memories, but these strategies have poor long-term efficacy.  ...  Additionally, countries like Jordan and Lebanon do not want to develop an infrastructure that would encourage long-term residency of refugees.  ...  Geospatial analysis techniques are used to identify the possible threat to these homesteaders, critical infrastructure, agriculture and livestock located in the Colonia and Baker Valleys.  ... 
doi:10.25677/ams9-tg56 fatcat:bqvwdrxluvdi7fn2mjxwgdenaq

Contemporary Attitudes to Vernacular Elements in Kuwait's Domestic Architecture: A Mixed Method Study

Yousef Al Haroun
2015 unpublished
And then at a certain time things change because technologies changes -we brought things from Palestine and from Lebanon and we brought from Egypt.  ...  Kuwait has high education levels and among the highest literacy rates in the world.  ... 

Design Otherwise: Towards a locally-centric design education curricula in Jordan

Danah Abdulla
This research considers the possibility of a locally-centric design education curricula in Amman, Jordan by investigating the philosophies, theories, practices and models of curriculum and pedagogy most  ...  Working with a range of designers, students and educators, it investigates the potential of these actors to contribute to the development of a pedagogy for design education in Jordan that is relevant to  ...  This research is situated-informed by my own milieu and practice as a designer and researcher-but I hope that educators, designers and students find inspiration in the ideas presented in this thesis to  ... 
doi:10.25602/gold.00023246 fatcat:nljeuethfjfbvm5uszhph2v7jq