Presented here are faculty book publications, representing important research topics coming out of our program.

Bardzell, J., Bardzell, S., and Blythe, M. (eds.). Critical Theory and Interaction Design. (MIT Press, in press)

Ekbia, Hamid R., and Bonnie A. Nardi. Heteromation, and Other Stories of Computing and Capitalism. MIT Press, 2017.

Bardzell, J., Bardzell, S., Lin, C., Lindtner, S., and Toombs, A. (2017). HCI’s Making Agendas. Foundations and Trends in Human-Computer Interaction. Boston: Now Publishing. DOI: ​

Janlert, L-E. & Stolterman, E., (2017). Things that Keep Us Busy—The Elements of Interaction. The MIT Press. Cambridge, MA.

Željko Obrenović and Erik Stolterman (2017). Design Instability – notes on design complexity. (Leanpub)

Sugimoto, C. Ekbia, H. & Mattioli, M. (eds.) (2016). Big data Is Not a Monolith. The MIT Press.

Bardzell, J., Bardzell, S. Humanistic HCI. Synthesis Lectures on Human-Centered Informatics
[Series editor: John M. Carroll]. Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2015.

Bardzell, J. (2014) Speculative Grammar and Stoic Language Theory in Medieval Allegorical Narrative: From Prudentius to Alan of Lille (Studies in Medieval History and Culture). Routledge.

Nelson, H. & Stolterman, E. (2012) (2nd Edition, first edition published in 2003). The Design Way — Intentional Change in an Unpredictable World. MIT Press.

Ekbia, H. (2008). Artificial dreams: The Quest for Non-Biological Intelligence. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Löwgren, J. & Stolterman, E. (2004). Thoughtful Interaction Design. The MIT Press.

Löwgren, J. & Stolterman, E. (2004) (2nd Edition, first published in 1998). Design av informationsteknik – materialet utan egenskaper. Studentlitteratur. Lund.

Fitzgerald, B., Russo, N., & Stolterman, E. (2002). Information Systems Development – Methods-in-Action. McGraw-Hill.

Stolterman, E. (1991). Designarbetets dolda rationalitet – en studie av metodik och praktik inom systemutveckling. (In English: “The Hidden Rationality of Design Work – A study in the methodology and practice of system design). Ph.D. Dissertation. Report UMADP-RRIPCS-14.91, Department of Informatics, Umeå University.