Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design. / Light, Ann ; Kleine, Dorothea; Vivent, Macarena.

In: International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development, 2009, p. 36-58.

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Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design. / Light, Ann ; Kleine, Dorothea; Vivent, Macarena.

In: International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development, 2009, p. 36-58.

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Light, A, Kleine, D & Vivent, M 2009, 'Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design', International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development, pp. 36-58.

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Light, A., Kleine, D., & Vivent, M. (2009). Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design. International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development, 36-58.

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Light A, Kleine D, Vivent M. Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design. International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development. 2009;36-58.

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Light, Ann ; Kleine, Dorothea ; Vivent, Macarena. / Performing Charlotte: A Technique to Bridge Cultures in Participatory Design. In: International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development. 2009 ; pp. 36-58.

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