School of Computer Science

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Andrew Crabtree

Professor of Computer Science, Faculty of Science


Teaching Summary

Ethnography and systems development

Research Summary


Selected Publications

  • CRABTREE, A., 2003. Designing collaborative systems: a practical guide to ethnography London: Springer-Verlag.
  • CRABTREE, A, BENFORD, S, GREENHALGH, C, TENNENT, P and CHALMERS, M. BROWN, B., 2006. Supporting ethnographic studies of ubiquitous computing in the wild In: Proceedings of the 2006 ACM Symposium on Designing Interactive Systems. 31-40
  • CRABTREE, A, O’NEILL, J, CASTELLANI, S, COLOMBINO, T, GRASSO, A and TOLMIE, P., 2006. The practical indispensability of articulation work to immediate and remote help-giving In: Proceedings of the 2006 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work. 219-228
  • CRABTREE, A., BENFORD, S.D. and RODDEN, T.A., 2004. Moving with the times: IT research and the boundaries of CSCW Computer Supported Cooperative Work: The Journal of Collaborative Computing. 14(3), 217-251

Past Research


Future Research


School of Computer Science

University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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