The Work of Mapping and the Mapping of Work: Prosumption, Psychological Ownership, and User Citizenship in Crowdsourced Maps

Through an in-depth qualitative analysis of a crowdsourced nautical mapping technology we unravel dynamics among prosumer work, psychological ownership, and user citizenship in crowdsourcing. Identifying four user personae, we provide insights into the consumer-producer divide, or lack thereof, in a privatized digital commons.



Citation:

Aron Darmody, Mujde Yuksel, and Meera Venkatraman (2015) ,"The Work of Mapping and the Mapping of Work: Prosumption, Psychological Ownership, and User Citizenship in Crowdsourced Maps", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 43, eds. Kristin Diehl , Carolyn Yoon, and , Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 783-783.

Authors

Aron Darmody, Suffolk University, Boston MA, USA
Mujde Yuksel, Suffolk University, Boston MA, USA
Meera Venkatraman, Suffolk University, Boston MA, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 43 | 2015



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