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By Luciana Cardoso de Castro Salgado,Carla Faria Leitão,Clarisse Sieckenius de Souza

A trip via Cultures addresses one of many preferred issues in modern HCI: cultural variety among clients. For a few years the HCI neighborhood has been investigating choices to reinforce the layout of cross-cultural structures. so much contributions thus far have both a ‘design for every’ or a ‘design for all’ strategy.

A trip via Cultures takes a really diversified procedure. Proponents of CVM – the Cultural standpoint Metaphors point of view – the authors invite HCI practitioners to consider the right way to disclose and speak the belief of cultural variety. a close case examine is incorporated which assesses the metaphors’ power in cross-cultural layout and review. the consequences convey that cultural perspective metaphors have powerful epistemic energy, leveraged by way of a mix of theoretic foundations coming from Anthropology, Semiotics and the authors’ personal paintings in HCI and Semiotic Engineering.

Luciana Salgado, Carla Leitão and Clarisse de Souza are individuals of SERG, the Semiotic Engineering learn crew on the Departamento de Informática of Rio de Janeiro's Pontifical Catholic college (PUC-Rio).

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