Putting task analysis into context

  title={Putting task analysis into context},
  author={William H. Edmondson and John F. Meech},
In this paper we propose to open a discussion on the purpose of task analysis from the perspective of interface and interaction design. Our reason for doing this is that we are particularly interested in the concept of context and the way in which this concept may be used to shape techniques of task analysis. We argue that the concept of 'context' is most profitably understood as the process of contextualization and a framework is presented which shows how the process of contextualization… CONTINUE READING