Towards an instrument for measuring sensemaking and an assessment of its theoretical features

Kholod Alsufinai, Simon Attfield, Leishi Zhang
2017 HCI 2017  
This paper reports the result of a study that we conducted to develop an instrument for measuring sensemaking and to understand how sensemakers conceptualise the sensemaking that they are doing. To address these aims we conducted a review of how sensemaking is described in the literature and derived a series of features. These were used to construct a questionnaire, which we deployed in an experimental study in which participants performed a sensemaking task. The results help to validate the
more » ... stionnaire and provide insights into how users think about the experience of sensemaking. Sensemaking, Measuring sensemaking, Conceptualisation of sensemaking
doi:10.14236/ewic/hci2017.86 dblp:conf/bcshci/AlsufianiAZ17 fatcat:ekvrmgogmne3dmfv5tyn35imyq