Bonnie A. Nardi

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Bonnie Nardi is an anthropologist best known as the lead author of Information Ecologies: Using Technology with Heart (Nardi & O'Day 1998). She is also well known for her work on activity theory. She is a full professor in the Department of Informatics at the University of California, Irvine. Prior to that, she worked at AT&T Labs, Agilent, and Apple labs. She is among anthropologists who are employed by high-tech companies to examine consumers' behavior in their homes and offices

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1990
Publication period end
2011
Number of co-authors
94

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Publications

Cervantes, Ruy, Warschauer, Mark, Nardi, Bonnie A., Sambasivan, Nithya (2011): Infrastructures for low-cost laptop use in Mexican schools. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 945-954. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979082

Kow, Yong Ming, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2011): Forget online communities?: revisit cooperative work!. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW11 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2011, . pp. 351-354. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1958824.1958877

Bardzell, Jeffrey, Bardzell, Shaowen, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2011): World of Warcraft as a global artifact. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 169-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1979742.1979485

Roberson, Jahmeilah, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2010): Survival needs and social inclusion: technology use among the homeless. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW10 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2010, . pp. 445-448. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1718918.1718993

Sambasivan, Nithya, Cutrell, Ed, Toyama, Kentaro, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2010): Intermediated technology use in developing communities. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2010 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2010, . pp. 2583-2592. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1753326.1753718

Sambasivan, Nithya, Rangaswamy, Nimmi, Toyama, Kentaro, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2009): Encountering development ethnographically. In Interactions, 16 (6) pp. 20-23. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1620693.1620698

Cervantes, Ruy, Richardson, Jahmeilah, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2009): \"I Am a Black Cat, Letting Day Come and Go\": Multimodal Conversations in a Poetry Worksh. In: HICSS 2009 - 42st Hawaii International International Conference on Systems Science 5-8 January, 2009, Waikoloa, Big Island, HI, USA. pp. 1-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/HICSS.2009.1

Lindtner, Silvia, Nardi, Bonnie A., Wang, Yang, Mainwaring, Scott, Jing, He, Liang, Wenjing (2008): A hybrid cultural ecology: world of warcraft in China. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW08 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2008, . pp. 371-382. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1460563.1460624

Lindtner, Silvia, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2008): Venice, California and World of Warcraft: Persistence and Ephemerality in Playful Spaces. In: HICSS 2008 - 41st Hawaii International International Conference on Systems Science 7-10 January, 2008, Waikoloa, Big Island, HI, USA. pp. 151. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/HICSS.2008.491

Dourish, Paul, Hayes, Gillian R., Irani, Lilly, Lee, Charlotte P., Lindtner, Silvia, Nardi, Bonnie A., Patterson, Donald J., Tomlinson, Bill (2008): Informatics at UC Irvine. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2008 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems April 5-10, 2008, . pp. 3651-3656. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1358628.1358907

Nardi, Bonnie A., Ly, Stella, Harris, Justin (2007): Learning Conversations in World of Warcraft. In: HICSS 2007 - 40th Hawaii International International Conference on Systems Science 3-6 January, 2007, Waikoloa, Big Island, HI, USA. pp. 79. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/HICSS.2007.321

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2007): Acting with technology: Activity theory and interaction design. In First Monday, 12 (4) pp. . http://www.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/1772

DiGiuseppe, Nicholas, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2007): Real genders choose fantasy characters: Class choice in world of warcraft. In First Monday, 12 (5) pp. . http://www.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/1831

Nardi, Bonnie A., Dennis, Dion, Kocher, Douglas (2006): Book reviews. In First Monday, 11 (10) pp. . http://www.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/1411

Nardi, Bonnie A., Harris, Justin (2006): Strangers and friends: collaborative play in world of warcraft. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW06 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2006, . pp. 149-158. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180875.1180898

Nardi, Bonnie A. (2005): Objects of desire: Power and passion in collaborative activity. In Mind, Culture, and Activity, 12 (0) pp. 37-51.

Nardi, Bonnie A. (2005): Beyond Bandwidth: Dimensions of Connection in Interpersonal Communication. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 14 (2) pp. 91-130. http://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=0925-9724&volume=14&issue=2&spage=91

Whittaker, Steve, Jones, Quentin, Nardi, Bonnie A., Creech, Mike, Terveen, Loren, Isaacs, Ellen, Hainsworth, John (2004): ContactMap: Organizing communication in a social desktop. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 11 (4) pp. 445-471. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1035575.1035580

Nardi, Bonnie A., Schiano, Diane J., Gumbrecht, Michelle, Swartz, Luke (2004): Why we blog. In Communications of the ACM, 47 (12) pp. 41-46. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1035134.1035163

Nardi, Bonnie A., Adams, Michael, Chu, Melody, Khan, Shiraz, Lai, John, Lao, Elsy (2004): AnthroSource: Designing a portal for anthropologists. In First Monday, 9 (10) pp. . http://firstmonday.org/issues/issue9_10/nardi/

Nardi, Bonnie A., Schiano, Diane J., Gumbrecht, Michelle (2004): Blogging as social activity, or, would you let 900 million people read your diary?. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW04 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2004, . pp. 222-231. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1031607.1031643

Carpenter, Keri, Nardi, Bonnie A., Moore, James, Robertson, Scott P., Drezner, Daniel, Benson, Ian, Foot, Kirsten, Jett, Quintus (2004): Online political organizing: lessons from the field. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW04 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2004, . pp. 59-62. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1031607.1031618

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A., Boedker, Susanne, Carroll, John M., Hollan, James D., Hutchins, Edwin, Winograd, Terry (2003): Post-cognitivist HCI: second-wave theories. In: Cockton, Gilbert, Korhonen, Panu (eds.) Extended abstracts of the 2003 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI 2003 April 5-10, 2003, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. pp. 692-693. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/765891.765933

Nardi, Bonnie A., Whittaker, Steve, Isaacs, Ellen, Creech, Mike, Johnson, Jeff A., Hainsworth, John (2002): Integrating communication and information through ContactMap. In Communications of the ACM, 45 (4) pp. 89-95. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/505248.505251

Nardi, Bonnie A., Whittaker, Steve, Schwarz, Heinrich (2002): NetWORKers and their Activity in Intensional Networks. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 11 (1) pp. 205-242.

Nardi, Bonnie A. (2002): Coda and Response to Christine Halverson. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 11 (1) pp. 269-275.

Muller, Michael J., Christiansen, Ellen, Nardi, Bonnie A., Dray, Susan M. (2001): Spiritual life and information technology. In Communications of the ACM, 44 (3) pp. 82-83. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/365181.365211

Nardi, Bonnie A., Whittaker, Steve, Bradner, Erin (2000): Interaction and Outeraction: Instant Messaging in Action. In: Kellogg, Wendy A., Whittaker, Steve (eds.) Proceedings of the 2000 ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work , 2000, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. pp. 79-88. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/cscw/358916/p79-nardi/p79-nardi.pdf

Nardi, Bonnie A., Whittaker, Steve, Schwarz, Heinrich (2000): It\'s Not What You Know, It\'s Who You Know: Work in the Information Age. In First Monday, 5 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue5_5/nardi/index.html

Whittaker, Steve, Terveen, Loren, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2000): Let's Stop Pushing the Envelope and Start Addressing It: A Reference Task Agenda for HCI. In Human-Computer Interaction, 15 (2) pp. 75-106.

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki L. (1999): Chapter One: Rotwang the Inventor. In First Monday, 4 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue4_5/nardi_chapter1.html

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A., Macaulay, Catriona (1999): Methods & tools: The activity checklist: a tool for representing the. In Interactions, 6 (4) pp. 27-29. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/journals/interactions/1999-6-4/p27-kaptelinin/p27-kaptelinin.pdf

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki L. (1999): Chapter Four: Information Ecologies. In First Monday, 4 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue4_5/nardi_chapter4.html

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki L. (1999): Chapter Two: Framing Conversations about Technology. In First Monday, 4 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue4_5/nardi_chapter2.html

Nardi, Bonnie A., Engestrom, Yrjo (1999): A Web on the Wind: The Structure of Invisible Work. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 8 (1) pp. 1-8.

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki L. (1999): Full Table of Contents. In First Monday, 4 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue4_5/nardi_contents.html

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki L. (1999): Preface. In First Monday, 4 (5) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue4_5/nardi_preface.html

Nardi, Bonnie A., Miller, James R., Wright, David J. (1998): Collaborative, Programmable Intelligent Agents. In Communications of the ACM, 41 (3) pp. 96-104.

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1998): Concepts of Cognition and Consciousness: Four Voices. In ACM SIGDOC *Journal of Computer Documentation, 22 (1) pp. 31-48.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Reilly, Brian, Steinbeck, Reinhold (1998): An Online Digital Photography Course for High School Teachers. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 30 (2) pp. 78-81. http://www.acm.org/sigchi/bulletin/1998.2/nardi.html

Nardi, Bonnie A., Barreau, Deborah (1997): \"Finding and Reminding\" Revisited: Appropriate Metaphors for File Organization at the De. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 29 (1) pp. 76-78. http://www.acm.org/sigchi/bulletin/1997.1/nardi.html

Johnson, Jeff A., Nardi, Bonnie A. (1996): Creating Presentation Slides: A Study of User Preferences for Task-Specific versus Generic. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 3 (1) pp. 38-65. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/journals/tochi/1996-3-1/p38-johnson/p38-johnson.pdf

Barreau, Deborah, Nardi, Bonnie A. (1995): Finding and Reminding: File Organization from the Desktop. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 27 (3) pp. 39-45.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Kuchinsky, Allan, Whittaker, Steve, Leichner, Robert, Schwarz, Heinrich (1995): Video-as-data: Technical and social aspects of a collaborative multimedia application. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 4 (1) pp. 73-100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00823364

Nardi, Bonnie A., Johnson, Jeff (1994): User Preferences for Task-Specific vs. Generic Application Software. In: Adelson, Beth, Dumais, Susan, Olson, Judith S. (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 94 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 24-28, 1994, Boston, Massachusetts. pp. 392-398. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/191666/p392-nardi/p392-nardi.pdf

Nardi, Bonnie A., Bly, Sara A., Isaacs, Ellen, Wei, Sha Xin, Whittaker, Steve (1994): Collaborative Multimedia: Getting Beyond the Obvious (Panel). In: ACM Multimedia 1994 , 1994, . pp. 119-120.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Zarmer, Craig L. (1993): Beyond Models and Metaphors: Visual Formalisms in User Interface Design. In J. Vis. Lang. Comput., 4 (1) pp. 5-33.

Monk, Andrew, Nardi, Bonnie A., Gilbert, Nigel, Mantei, Marilyn, McCarthy, John D. (1993): Mixing Oil and Water? Ethnography versus Experimental Psychology in the Study of Computer-. In: Ashlund, Stacey, Mullet, Kevin, Henderson, Austin, Hollnagel, Erik, White, Ted (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 93 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 24-29, 1993, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. pp. 3-6. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/169059/p3-monk/p3-monk.pdf

Nardi, Bonnie A., Schwarz, Heinrich, Kuchinsky, Allan, Leichner, Robert, Whittaker, Steve, Sclabassi, Robert (1993): Turning Away from Talking Heads: The Use of Video-as-Data in Neurosurgery. In: Ashlund, Stacey, Mullet, Kevin, Henderson, Austin, Hollnagel, Erik, White, Ted (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 93 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 24-29, 1993, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. pp. 327-334. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/169059/p327-nardi/p327-nardi.pdf

Johnson, Jeff A., Nardi, Bonnie A., Zarmer, Craig L., Miller, James R. (1993): ACE: Building Interactive Graphical Applications. In Communications of the ACM, 36 (4) pp. 40-55.

Gray, Wayne D., John, Bonnie E., Nardi, Bonnie A., Petre, Marion, Spohrer, James C., Turner, Althea A. (1993): End-User Programming. In: Cook, Curtis, Scholtz, Jean, Spohrer, James C. (eds.) Empirical Studies of Programmers - Fifth Workshop December 3-15, 1993, 1993, Palo Alto, California. pp. 1-2.

Gantt, Michelle, Nardi, Bonnie A. (1992): Gardeners and Gurus: Patterns of Cooperation among CAD Users. In: Bauersfeld, Penny, Bennett, John, Lynch, Gene (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 92 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference June 3-7, 1992, Monterey, California. pp. 107-117. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/142750/p107-gantt/p107-gantt.pdf

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1992): The Use of Scenarios in Design. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 24 (4) pp. 13-14.

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1992): Studying Context: A Comparison of Activity Theory, Situated Action Models, and Distributed. In: East-West International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction: Proceedings of the EWHCI92 , 1992, . pp. 352-359.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Miller, James R. (1991): Twinkling Lights and Nested Loops: Distributed Problem Solving and Spreadsheet Development. In International Journal of Man-Machine Studies, 34 (2) pp. 161-184.

Johnson, Jeff, Ehn, Pelle, Grudin, Jonathan, Nardi, Bonnie A., Thoresen, Kari, Suchman, Lucy A. (1990): Participatory Design of Computer Systems. In: Carrasco, Jane, Whiteside, John (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 90 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference , 1990, Seattle, Washington,USA. pp. 141-144.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Miller, James R. (1990): The Spreadsheet Interface: A Basis for End User Programming. In: Diaper, Dan, Gilmore, David J., Cockton, Gilbert, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 90 - 3rd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 27-31, 1990, Cambridge, UK. pp. 977-983.

Nardi, Bonnie A., Miller, James R. (1990): An Ethnographic Study of Distributed Problem Solving in Spreadsheet Development. In: Halasz, Frank (eds.) Proceedings of the 1990 ACM conference on Computer-supported cooperative work October 07 - 10, 1990, Los Angeles, California, United States. pp. 197-208.

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1996): Studying context: A comparison of activity theory, situated action models, and distributed cognition. In: Nardi, Bonnie A. (eds). "Context and Consciousness: Activity Theory and Human-Computer Interaction" MIT Press .

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2009): Acting with Technology: Activity Theory and Interaction Design, The MIT Press,

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1993): A Small Matter of Programming: Perspectives on End User Computing, MIT Press,

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1995): Context and Consciousness: Activity Theory and Human-Computer Interaction, The MIT Press,

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2006): Acting with Technology: Activity Theory and Interaction Design, The MIT Press,

Nardi, Bonnie A. (1996): Context and Consciousness: Activity Theory and Human-Computer Interaction, Nardi, Bonnie A. (eds.), MIT Press,

Nardi, Bonnie A., O\'Day, Vicki (1999): Information Ecologies: Using Technology with Heart, MIT Press,

(1996): Context and Consciousness, Nardi, Bonnie A. (eds.), MIT Press,

Kaptelinin, Victor, Nardi, Bonnie A. (2012): Activity Theory in HCI: Fundamentals and Reflections, Morgan and Claypool,