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Presence Research, which has become an area of research in itself over the last 20 years, focuses on presence as a phenomenon that can be mediated by technology. It was, and still is, concerned primarily with inventing the technology that makes it possible to transmit elements of human presence. As will be argued in chapter 2, with hindsight media history can also be described in terms of presence.

  • description, methodology, specific, techno-biography, text laboratory

    Presence Research & Science and Technology Studies

    Caroline Nevejan –

    Nevertheless, the human reality that is facilitated by technology is of such a complex nature that a clear understanding of its effect ...

  • proposal, conclusion

    Design as Research

    Caroline Nevejan –

    One of the major findings of this study is the fact that the design of presence relates to the design of trust in social interaction. ...