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Känslomjukisen – Vila, känslor, kommunikation och lek

Ruijsenaars, Susanne (2015) In Diploma work IDEM01 20151
Industrial Design
Abstract
The goal of this Project was to find solutions to stress related Health issues by analyzing the concept of rest and how to incorporate new ways of resting into our everyday lives.

Research through literature, seminars and articles on the Internet led to the realization that emotional rest is of great importance to mental and physical health.

Since emotional rest is achieved by emotional development in early life and the emotional stability that comes from it, a product concept
for teaching children about feelings was formed. In this process interviews, user tests and observations were conducted.

The result is a soft doll for children between the ages of 3-5 years. With the use of exchangeable facial expressions, the doll helps... (More)
The goal of this Project was to find solutions to stress related Health issues by analyzing the concept of rest and how to incorporate new ways of resting into our everyday lives.

Research through literature, seminars and articles on the Internet led to the realization that emotional rest is of great importance to mental and physical health.

Since emotional rest is achieved by emotional development in early life and the emotional stability that comes from it, a product concept
for teaching children about feelings was formed. In this process interviews, user tests and observations were conducted.

The result is a soft doll for children between the ages of 3-5 years. With the use of exchangeable facial expressions, the doll helps children to express their feelings. Together with adults the doll can act as a tool for communicating. In play it can be used as any other stuffed animal, but with the extra function of conveying feelings. (Less)
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author
Ruijsenaars, Susanne
supervisor
organization
alternative title
The Sensitive Softie
course
IDEM01 20151
year
type
L2 - 2nd term paper (old degree order)
subject
keywords
Industrial design, Health, Emotional rest, Emotional development, Feelings, Soft toy, Children, Facial expressions, Communication and Play, Doll
publication/series
Diploma work
report number
ISRN: LUT-DVIDE/ EX--15/502601—SE
ISSN
ISRN
language
Swedish
id
5267966
date added to LUP
2015-04-07 15:03:25
date last changed
2015-04-07 15:03:25
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  abstract     = {The goal of this Project was to find solutions to stress related Health issues by analyzing the concept of rest and how to incorporate new ways of resting into our everyday lives.

Research through literature, seminars and articles on the Internet led to the realization that emotional rest is of great importance to mental and physical health.

Since emotional rest is achieved by emotional development in early life and the emotional stability that comes from it, a product concept
for teaching children about feelings was formed. In this process interviews, user tests and observations were conducted.

The result is a soft doll for children between the ages of 3-5 years. With the use of exchangeable facial expressions, the doll helps children to express their feelings. Together with adults the doll can act as a tool for communicating. In play it can be used as any other stuffed animal, but with the extra function of conveying feelings.},
  author       = {Ruijsenaars, Susanne},
  issn         = {ISRN},
  keyword      = {Industrial design,Health,Emotional rest,Emotional development,Feelings,Soft toy,Children,Facial expressions,Communication and Play,Doll},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  series       = {Diploma work},
  title        = {Känslomjukisen – Vila, känslor, kommunikation och lek},
  year         = {2015},
}