Stakeholder Analysis

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Method Overview

Identification of individuals, groups, organizations, institutions, and societies that might reasonably be affected by the technology under investigation and in what ways. Two overarching stakeholder categories: (1)those who interact directly with the technology (direct stakeholders); and (2)those indirectly affected by the technology (indirect stakeholders).

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See: Friedman, Kahn, Hagman, Severson, & Gill (2006);
Nathan, Friedman, Klasjna, Kane, & Miller (2008);
Czeskis, Dermendjieva, Yapit, Borning, Friedman, Gill, & Kohno (2010); and Watkins (2011)

Further Reading

  • Value Sensitive Design Methods- Stakeholder Analysis