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Author Kang-Lin Peng ♦ Ming-Chu Lin
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2008
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Technological innovation ♦ Pediatrics ♦ Art ♦ Information resources ♦ Engineering profession ♦ cultural and creative industries ♦ value chain ♦ service innovation ♦ Cultural differences ♦ Information technology ♦ Stress ♦ recuperation ♦ Home computing ♦ Pain ♦ life and creative industry
Abstract Recuperation is a traditional Chinese cultural custom for woman who delivered her baby to take a monthly rest at home or recuperation center (a place where offers mother and baby caring services). Recuperation center industry has been blooming because of maternity needs. Due to the social transition, more modern women devote themselves to work instead of taking care of traditional household works. As a result, nursery industry was introduced to assist family to take care of their children. However, both recuperation service industry and nursery service industry neglected the mental needs of mother's social support and living pressure. The aim of this research is to develop a service innovation model of creative life center using service activities and information technology to fulfill mother's social support and improve family's sense of living arts in the definition of life and creative industry. Case study and action research were conducted to find out and to solve the family's issues on the thesis of value chain. Conclusion is that the creative life center offers innovative services to improve mother's social support and family's sense of living arts base on the infrastructure and information resources of recuperation center, meanwhile, this case can also build up itspsila niche of substantial advantages in the life and creative industries.
Description Author affiliation: Minghsin Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Hsinchu (Kang-Lin Peng) || Univ. of Strathclyde, Glasgow (Ming-Chu Lin)
ISBN 9780769534732
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2008-12-09
Publisher Place Taiwan
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 229.41 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 981
Ending Page 986

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library