Social Computer Mediated Communication

Additional Readings



Why CSCW Applications Fail: Problems in the Design and Evaluation of Organizational Interfaces by Jonathan Grudin

Linking Public Spaces: Technical and Social Issues by Jancke et al

Bridging The Gap: A Genre Analysis of Weblogs by Herring et al

Women and Children Last: The Discursive Construction of Weblogs by Herring et al

Comic Chat by Kurlander et al

Interaction and Outeraction: Instant Messaging in Action by Nardi, Whittaker,  and Bradner

The Character, Functions, and Styles of Instant Messaging in the Workplace by Isaacs, Walendowski, Whittaker, Schiano, and Kamm

Integrating Communication and Information through ContactMap by Nardi, Whittaker, Isaacs, Creech, Johnson, and Hainsworth

Social Network Readings compiled by Prof. Keith Hampton for his Social Network Course

Studying Cooperation and Conflict between Authors with history flow Visualizations, by Viegas et al

Social and Temporal Structures in Everyday Collaboration by Danyel Fisher and Paul Dourish

PRoP: Personal Roving Presence, projects by Eric Paulos

A Rape in CyberSpace by Julian Dibbell

Virtual Harms and Real Responsibility by Chuck Huff, Deborah G. Johnson, and Keith Miller

Killers Have More Fun by Amy Jo Kim

Ethics Online by Deborah G. Johnson


Life on the Screen by Sherry Turkle
The Robot in the Garden by Ken Goldberg

The Evolution of Communication by Marc D. Hauser

The Hidden Dimension by Edward T. Hall
The Silent Language by Edward T. Hall
Beyond Culture by Edward T. Hall


The Listening Post:
        ICAD Paper


OpenCV tools: computer vision toolkit:
    Good for extracting people and shapes from a scene

Examples of java apps and code: