Working Paper Series, Department of informatics, Copenhagen Business School
Ather Nawaz, Thomas Plocher, Torkil Clemmensen, Weina Qu and Xianghong Sun
Culturel difference in structure of categories in Denmark and China
Abstract: There is a difference in how Danish and Chinese people
group object, method and concepts into categories. Difference in these
points affect the information structure in applications, which involve
menus, links and directories. This study involves groups from Chinese and
Danish cultures and investigates how these two cultures group cards into
different categories and how their cultural backgrounds affect the
structure of their categories. Card Sort, Information Structure, Cultural
Difference and Usability.
Keywords: na; (follow links to similar papers)
JEL-Codes: G30; (follow links to similar papers)
24 pages, January 1, 2007
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