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Communications in Computer and Information Science

Well-Being in the Information Society. Fighting Inequalities

7th International Conference, WIS 2018, Turku, Finland, August 27-29, 2018, Proceedings

Editors: Li, H., Pálsdóttir, Á., Trill, R., Suomi, R., Amelina, Y. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Well-Being in the Information Society, WIS 2018, held in Turku, Finland, in August 2018.

The 19 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 42 submissions. With the core topic "Fighting Inequalities" WIS 2018 focused on innovations and fresh ideas in the cross-section of information society and health as understood in a wide sense. The papers presented in this volume are organized along the following broad topics: digital society and e-health.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • Describing a Design Thinking Methodology to Develop Sustainable Physical Activity and Nutrition Interventions in Low Resourced Settings

    Botha-Ravyse, Chrisna (et al.)

    Pages 3-13

  • Behavioral Interventions from Trait Insights

    Gain, Ulla (et al.)

    Pages 14-27

  • The Human Resources Debt in Software Business

    Hyrynsalmi, Sonja M. (et al.)

    Pages 28-41

  • The War of Talents in Software Business

    Hyrynsalmi, Sonja M. (et al.)

    Pages 42-52

  • Unworthy Guardians: Nappula Child Welfare Information System

    Kiesiläinen, Jouko (et al.)

    Pages 53-63

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
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Softcover $79.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-97930-4
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Well-Being in the Information Society. Fighting Inequalities
Book Subtitle
7th International Conference, WIS 2018, Turku, Finland, August 27-29, 2018, Proceedings
Editors
  • Hongxiu Li
  • Ágústa Pálsdóttir
  • Roland Trill
  • Reima Suomi
  • Yevgeniya Amelina
Series Title
Communications in Computer and Information Science
Series Volume
907
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-97931-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-97931-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-97930-4
Series ISSN
1865-0929
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 243
Number of Illustrations
27 b/w illustrations
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