Animal-Computer Interaction: The emergence of a discipline [Editorial]

Mancini, Clara, Lawson, Shaun and Juhlin, Oskar (2017) Animal-Computer Interaction: The emergence of a discipline [Editorial]. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 98. pp. 129-134. ISSN 1071-5819

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhcs.2016.10.003

Abstract

In this editorial to the IJHCS Special Issue on Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI), we provide an overview of the state-of-the-art in this emerging field, outlining the main scientific interests of its developing community, in a broader cultural context of evolving human-animal relations. We summarise the core aims proposed for the development of ACI as a discipline, discussing the challenges these pose and how ACI researchers are trying to address them. We then introduce the contributions to the Special Issue, showing how they illustrate some of the key issues that characterise the current state-of-the-art in ACI, and finally reflect on how the journey ahead towards developing an ACI discipline could be undertaken.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Animal-Computer Interaction; Human-animal relations; Animal-centred design; More-than-human participatory research
Subjects: D300 Animal Science
G400 Computer Science
Department: Faculties > Engineering and Environment > Computer Science and Digital Technologies
Depositing User: Becky Skoyles
Date Deposited: 04 Jan 2017 08:59
Last Modified: 04 Jan 2017 08:59
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/28954

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