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[Interest in user experience (UX) became apparent in the mid-1990s when its advocates proposed that the design and evaluation of digital technology should be extended beyond the purely instrumental to include the broader range of experiences which it offers.]
[This chapter discusses our involvement with digital products. Donald Norman tells us that he coined the term “user experience” (UX) to refer to “all aspects of the end-user’s interaction with the company, its services, and its products” (NNG website, nd).]
[This chapter extends the theme of involvement with technology which we introduced in Chaps. 1 and 2 and discusses some of the consequences of living “up close and personal” with technology.]
[This chapter discusses our affective relationships with digital technology. These are regarded by some to be most important aspect of any experience and have been described as, “the most central and pervasive aspects of human experience” (Ortony et al. 1988, p. 3). Despite this, affect barely...
[This chapter is concerned with our aesthetic experience of digital products. This is the third component of our account of user experience but unlike the other two elements (involvement and affect), there is no readily available psychology of aesthetics to draw upon.]
[This book has presented a psychology of user experience and in doing so we have adopted a philosophical perspective to frame at least some of the ways in which we interact or use or otherwise employ digital products.]
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