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Augmented traffic realities
All authors:
Jonasson, M.
Publication year: 2002
Published in:
VREF, Smaller Project 2001-06
Research theme: Management and Control
Keywords:
augmented traffic realities, social interaction, technology, traffic
Type:
Final Report
Summary:
Research on augmented realities sprawled research concerning humans as social actors in traffic systems that regarded them as mechanical creatures. This research, in turn lead to the development of a National Research Development program called Innovative road design from a social interaction perspective. The Volvo funds gave opportunities to investigate interaction in traffic that had been difficult to conduct within a scientific field of inquiry that more or less belongs to scientific disciplines such as engineering and behavioural sciences. The research led to a series of empirical studies about social action in traffic at places defined as complex.
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