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From search to observation revisited

Brown, Ian, Harris, Lisa and Hall, Wendy (2015) From search to observation revisited At ACM WebSci 2015, United Kingdom. 28 Jun - 01 Jul 2015. 3 pp.

Record type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)


In this paper, we describe extensions to the process model first described in the paper “From Search to Observation” based on additional field interview work. This process model forms part of a triad of perspectives under the banner of a methodology known as DNA, which looks at structure (Definition), process (Nature) and motivations of actors (Archetypes) for Web Observatories (hereafter WO) and more generally the class of Social Machines. We discuss the rationale for the model enhancements, enumerate and summarise the changes and close with an introduction to future work around use of open source tools and languages for implementing and analyzing social machine processes using this model. The additional perspectives we are now considering are an extensive revision to the model (which now addresses more than three times the number of factors in the previous model) and hence a revised paper is called for in this space.

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Accepted/In Press date: 31 May 2015
Venue - Dates: ACM WebSci 2015, United Kingdom, 2015-06-28 - 2015-07-01
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


Local EPrints ID: 377661
ISBN: 978-1-4503-3672-7/15/06
PURE UUID: f3b9c97d-409e-4124-9bca-33195fb5d659
ORCID for Ian Brown: ORCID iD
ORCID for Wendy Hall: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 17 Jun 2015 13:13
Last modified: 17 Oct 2017 02:11

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