Knowledge Communication in Design Communities

  title={Knowledge Communication in Design Communities},
  author={Gerhard Fischer and Jonathan L. Ostwald},
Design is a rich domain in which to investigate barriers and biases in computersupported communication because it involves many different modes of communication in socialtechnical contexts. This chapter briefly describes different design approaches. It analyzes the biases and barriers of two different types of design communities: communities of practice and communities of interest. To address the communication challenges between diverse design communities, boundary objects are needed to… CONTINUE READING
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