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The missing dimension: The relevance of people's conception of time

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  26 February 2014

Sarah H. Norgate
School of Health Sciences, University of Salford, Greater Manchester M6 6PU, United Kingdom.
Nigel Davies
School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YR, United Kingdom.
Chris Speed
Edinburgh College of Art, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9DF, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Tom Cherrett
Transportation Research Group, University of Southampton, Southampton S017 1BJ, United Kingdom.
Janet Dickinson
School of Tourism, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth BH12 5BB, United Kingdom.


While a timely conceptual innovation for the digital age, the “map” proposed by Bentley et al. would benefit from strengthening through the inclusion of a non–clock-time perspective. In this way, there could be new hypotheses developed which could be applied and tested relevant to more diverse societies, cultures, and individuals.

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