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col·la·bor·a·tion

(kō'lab'ōr-ā'shŭn),
1. A coordinated effort by two or more people or functional entities.
2. Process of working together toward a common end by various participants (for example, clinicians, researchers).
[L.L. collaboro, to work together, fr. col- (for com-, fr. cum, with, + laboro, to work]

collaboration

Psychiatry A helping relationship between a family member and a mental health professional who share responsibility for a child with an emotional disorder
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In the context of human activities and CSCW, Activity Theory and Distributed Cognition remark the importance of the environment--and in particular of the tools available in the environment--for governing the complexity of cooperative / social work, in particular for its analysis and construction.
For example, the CSCW community focuses on work practice and systems, the Cooperative Information Systems community primarily addresses systems issues, while researchers in the IS arena (represented by conferences such as ICIS and CAiSE) deal largely with organizational issues without considering the technical options in depth.
In a cooperative CSCW multimedia-authoring environment, it is important for one person to see what others are doing.
CSCW challenges: Cooperative design in engineering projects.
CSCW was viewed as one area that offered the greatest potential to impact British industry.
In Proceedings of the Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, 1990 (CSCW '90) (October, 1990, Los Angeles, Calif.), pp.
[38] Saul Greenberg and Carl Gutwin, "Implications of we-awareness to the design of distributed groupware tools," Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), vol.
El CSCW (1) Lab ha propuesto cuatro dimensiones a considerar al evaluar sistemas colaborativos: contexto grupal, usabilidad, colaboracion e impacto cultural (Araujo, 2002).
The Problem with awareness: Introductory remarks on awareness in CSCW. Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), 11(3-4), 285-298.