Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers

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Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers. / Clemmensen, Torkil; Hertzum, Morten; Abdelnour-Nocera, José.

In: ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, Vol. 27, No. 3, 16, 2020.

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Clemmensen, T, Hertzum, M & Abdelnour-Nocera, J 2020, 'Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers', ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, vol. 27, no. 3, 16. https://doi.org/10.1145/3386089

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Clemmensen, T., Hertzum, M., & Abdelnour-Nocera, J. (2020). Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 27(3), [16]. https://doi.org/10.1145/3386089

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Clemmensen T, Hertzum M, Abdelnour-Nocera J. Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction. 2020;27(3). 16. https://doi.org/10.1145/3386089

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Clemmensen, Torkil ; Hertzum, Morten ; Abdelnour-Nocera, José. / Ordinary User Experiences at Work: A Study of Greenhouse Growers. In: ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction. 2020 ; Vol. 27, No. 3.

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