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The Definition of Acceptance and Acceptability.

Adell, Emeli LU ; Varhelyi, Andras LU and Nilsson, Lena (2014) In Driver Acceptance of new technology. Theory, Measurement and optimisation. p.11-22
Abstract
Despite the recognised importance of the concept of acceptance, how and why

new technologies are actually accepted by drivers is not well understood. While many studies claim to have measured acceptance, few have defined what it is. The chapter points out the importance of defining acceptance and categorizes the definitions that have been used according to their “essence” and the various dimensions of acceptance. A proposal of a common definition is presented.
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acceptance, acceptability, definition, measurment
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Driver Acceptance of new technology. Theory, Measurement and optimisation.
editor
Regan, Michael
pages
11 - 22
publisher
Ashgate
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  • Scopus:84901140335
ISBN
9781409439844
language
English
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yes
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71f831d0-25f0-45e0-baf6-309802b26d1b (old id 4452072)
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2014-06-04 14:07:59
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new technologies are actually accepted by drivers is not well understood. While many studies claim to have measured acceptance, few have defined what it is. The chapter points out the importance of defining acceptance and categorizes the definitions that have been used according to their “essence” and the various dimensions of acceptance. A proposal of a common definition is presented.},
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