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Cross-Cultural Design for IT Products and Services

1st Edition

By Pei-Luen Rau, Tom Plocher, Yee-Yin Choong

CRC Press

263 pages

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pub: 2012-12-04
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With the increase of globalization of business and industry, IT products and services are often produced and marketed across geographical cultural boundaries without adequate consideration of culture. There is a high probability that IT products and services developed in one country may not be effectively used in another country, which may hinder t

Table of Contents

FOUNDATION OF CROSS-CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY. Importance of Cross-Cultural Consideration. Demography and Statistics. Cross-Cultural Psychology. CROSS-CULTURAL DESIGN. Design of Handheld Devices. Web-based System and the Internet. Information Appliances and Future. METHODS AND TOOLS. Methodology of IT Products and Services Design. Guidelines of IT Products and Services Design. Appendix: Cross-Cultural Resources.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Social Aspects / Human-Computer Interaction
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety