Co-designing collaborative care work through ethnography

Mariacristina Sciannamblo, Roberto Cibin, Petra Žišt, Christopher Csíkszentmíhalyi, Maurizio Teli

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This paper focuses on instances of ethnographically-informed design of
collaborative systems as they emerge from two European projects that aim to develop
sociotechnical infrastructures based on more just collaborative practices. We outline a
number of issues emerged related to the role of language, the relationship between
digital and physical public engagement, and commonality, and their impact on design
processes. Our contribution aims to uncover how ethnographically-informed design can
support caring-based practices of social collaboration in different contexts.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEthnographies of Collaborative Economies Conference Proceedings
EditorsPenny Travlou, Luigina Ciolfi
Number of pages12
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherUniversity of Edinburgh
Publication date2019
Article number9
ISBN (Print)978-1-912669-11-0
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-912669-11-0
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventEthnographies of Collaborative Economi(es) Conference - Edinburgh College of Art, West Court, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 25 Oct 201925 Oct 2019


ConferenceEthnographies of Collaborative Economi(es) Conference
LocationEdinburgh College of Art, West Court
CountryUnited Kingdom
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