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Windows and Mirrors: Interaction Design, Digital Art, and the Myth of Transparency

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In Windows and Mirrors: Interaction Design, Digital Art, and the Myth of Transparency, Jay David Bolter and Diane Gromala argue that, contrary to Donald Norman's famous dictum, we do not always want our computers to be invisible "information appliances." They say that a computer does not feel like a toaster or a vacuum cleaner; it feels like a medium that is now taking its ...more
Hardcover, 194 pages
Published October 24th 2003 by MIT Press (MA) (first published 2003)
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maha
Oct 25, 2014 maha rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: media
Can a librarian please add a second author to this book?
"Diane Gromala" Diane Gromala
Peter
Jun 27, 2012 Peter rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Some well articulated ideas about the relationship between media art and HCI in the introduction.
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