Rosalind Ford's research while affiliated with The University of Sheffield and other places

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An experiment was conducted with 30 postgraduate students to discover how they might go about learning from an ‘ideal’ computer-based environment. A system was created which preserved the appearance of a computer-based interaction, yet which freed itself from the constraints of current technology. The students, although not aware of this at the tim...

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... of cognitive styles and preference for display layouts. [18] (Crossland et al. 2000) Decision making in geographical information systems. [19] (Palmquist 2001) Choice of metaphor for describing the Web. [20] Author subject () Conducted an experiment with postgraduate students to discover how they might go about learning from an " ideal " database. [21] (Ellis et al. 1992) Investigated hypertext navigation by 40 postgraduate students. [22] (Chou & Lin 1998) Studied the effects of navigation map types and cognitive styles on performance by 121 university students in searches for information and cognitive map development using a hypertext system. [23] (Wang et al. 2000) Investigated cogn ...