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Code:cabinetdigitBeynon1990
Title:Cabinet digit visual pun
Author:Meurig Beynon
Date:Apr-1990
Type:model
Funding:Acad - Academic research
Short description:Illustrating EM and semantics of geometric symbols
EM Technologies:tkeden, %eden, %donald
Keywords:education
empublic references:
EMpress references:paper21
Web site references:
Previous locations:~wmb/public/projects/misc/cabinetdigit
Tour:README

The purpose of this model is to illustrate how possible interpretations of an artefact such as a line drawing are shaped by the dependencies that exist between the observables associated with them, as encountered through interaction. The model is recorded in a single small file. This file comprises two very simple DoNaLD scripts which in effect represent two independent simple models. One represents a digit from an led display, the other depicts the floorplan of a filing cabinet with a drawer that can be opened or closed. The states of the two models are originally such that they are identical: both resemble a figure 8 line drawing. The models can be distinguished through simple redefinitions.

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empublic system initially created by Ashley Ward with assistance from Chris Roe and Meurig Beynon.