Design versus Design
2000 (English)Conference paper (Refereed)
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Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Computer and Information Science
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-79248OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-79248DiVA: diva2:495293
1st Nordic conference on human computer interaction
NR 201408052012-02-082012-02-08Bibliographically approved