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Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital: Experiences with interactive playful seats

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Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital : Experiences with interactive playful seats. / Nummenmaa, Timo; Tyni, Heikki; Kultima, Annakaisa; Alha, Kati; Holopainen, Jussi.

ACE 2015 - 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Proceedings. Vol. 16-19-November-2015 Association for Computing Machinery, 2015. 10.

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Harvard

Nummenmaa, T, Tyni, H, Kultima, A, Alha, K & Holopainen, J 2015, Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital: Experiences with interactive playful seats. in ACE 2015 - 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Proceedings. vol. 16-19-November-2015, 10, Association for Computing Machinery, 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, ACE 2015, Iskandar, Malaysia, 16/11/15. https://doi.org/10.1145/2832932.2832959

APA

Nummenmaa, T., Tyni, H., Kultima, A., Alha, K., & Holopainen, J. (2015). Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital: Experiences with interactive playful seats. In ACE 2015 - 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Proceedings (Vol. 16-19-November-2015). [10] Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1145/2832932.2832959

Vancouver

Nummenmaa T, Tyni H, Kultima A, Alha K, Holopainen J. Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital: Experiences with interactive playful seats. In ACE 2015 - 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Proceedings. Vol. 16-19-November-2015. Association for Computing Machinery. 2015. 10 https://doi.org/10.1145/2832932.2832959

Author

Nummenmaa, Timo ; Tyni, Heikki ; Kultima, Annakaisa ; Alha, Kati ; Holopainen, Jussi. / Need to touch, wonder of discovery, and social capital : Experiences with interactive playful seats. ACE 2015 - 12th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Proceedings. Vol. 16-19-November-2015 Association for Computing Machinery, 2015.

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