Sensemaking

Known as: Collective sensemaking, Sense-making 
Sensemaking is the process by which people give meaning to experience. While this process has been studied by other disciplines under other names for… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Space supports human cognitive abilities in a myriad of ways. The note attached to the side of the monitor, the papers spread out… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
An important aspect of collaborative information seeking (CIS) is making sense of the information found, i.e., collaborative… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Making sense of the information found during an investigational Web search task can be daunting. With the recent emergence of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
SensertiEiking in crisis conditions is made more difficult because action that is instrumental to understanding the crisis often… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Sensemaking has become an umbrella term for efforts at building intelligent systems. This essay examines sensemaking from various… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
For pt.1 see ibid., vol.21, no.4, p. 70-73 (2006). In this paper, we have laid out a theory of sensemaking that might be useful… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Sensemaking involves turning circumstances into a situation that is comprehended explicitly in words and that serves as a… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
A longitudinal study of the social processes of organizational sensemaking suggests that they unfold in four distinct forms… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
This paper outlines the technical and social dimensions to a hypertext tool that has been successfully used in organizational… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Making sense of a body of data is a common activity in any kind of analysis. Sensemaking is the process of searching for a… (More)
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