Articulating Experience: Reflections from Experts Applying Micro-Phenomenology to Design Research in HCI

  title={Articulating Experience: Reflections from Experts Applying Micro-Phenomenology to Design Research in HCI},
  author={Mirjana Prpa and Sarah Fdili Alaoui and Thecla Schiphorst and Philippe Pasquier},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  • Mirjana Prpa, S. Alaoui, P. Pasquier
  • Published 21 April 2020
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Third wave HCI initiated a slow transformation in the methods of UX research: from widely used quantitative approaches to more recently employed qualitative techniques. Articulating the nuances, complexity, and diversity of a user's experience beyond surface descriptions remains a challenge within design. One qualitative method — micro-phenomenology — has been used in HCI/Design research since 2001. Yet, no systematic understanding of micro-phenomenology has been presented, particularly from… 

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