Psychology: The Need for Psychology in Research on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work ARTICLE
Social Science Computer Review Volume 16, Number 1, ISSN 0894-4393
Argues that the computer-supported cooperative work (CSCW) community should adopt a stronger orientation to other social science disciplines, particularly psychology. Greater attention to psychological literature provides three benefits: well-validated principles about human behavior in group and organizational contexts relevant to CSCW research; reliable and proven measures of human behavior; and data collection/analysis methods that identify salient and generalizable features of human behavior. (AEF)
Finholt, T.A. & Teasley, S.D. (1998). Psychology: The Need for Psychology in Research on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work. Social Science Computer Review, 16(1), 40-52. Retrieved October 17, 2018 from https://www.learntechlib.org/p/83396/.