Persuasive Mobile Technology Developed for Young People with an Autism Diagnosis

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The HANDS project suggests the use of Mobile Persuasion in order to support young people with an autism diagnosis and normal or high IQ. The paper offers a description and a discussion of the use in HANDS of ideas from the theory of persuasive technology. It is a survey paper summarizing the major aspects of the theoretical approach used in the HANDS project.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTouching the Future Technology for Autism?
EditorsJoseph Mintz, Miklos Gyori, Morten Aagaard
Number of pages22
PublisherIOS Press
Publication date2012
Pages36 - 57
ISBN (Print)978-1-61499-164-9
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-61499-165-6
Publication statusPublished - 2012
SeriesAmbient Intelligence and Smart Environments

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