REENACT: Augmented Reality and Collective Role Playing to Enhance the Pedagogy of Historical Events - An EXPERIMEDIA Experiment

Martin Lopez-Nores, Yolanda Blanco-Fernandez, José J. Pazos-arias, Alberto Gil-solla, Jorge Garcia-Duque, Manuel Ramos-Cabrer

Abstract

Much of human history has been shaped by the outcomes of countless battles and wars. Unfortunately, the classical pedagogy of these events merely tells about who were the belligerent forces, how long the fights lasted for, and who ended up winning. We present one proposal to engage groups of people into immersive collective experiences that will make them learn about a certain battle or war both from the inside, as reenactors, and from the outside, as historians. The participants will be equipped with smartphones or tablets that interact with the technological facility developed within the EXPERIMEDIA FP7 project, which provides support for the implementation, deployment and execution of distributed live games, social networking features and augmented reality.

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Lopez-Nores M., Blanco-Fernandez Y., J. Pazos-arias J., Gil-solla A., Garcia-Duque J. and Ramos-Cabrer M. (2013). REENACT: Augmented Reality and Collective Role Playing to Enhance the Pedagogy of Historical Events - An EXPERIMEDIA Experiment . In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013) ISBN 978-989-8565-74-7, pages 111-118. DOI: 10.5220/0004499801110118


in Bibtex Style

@conference{sigmap13,
author={Martin Lopez-Nores and Yolanda Blanco-Fernandez and José J. Pazos-arias and Alberto Gil-solla and Jorge Garcia-Duque and Manuel Ramos-Cabrer},
title={REENACT: Augmented Reality and Collective Role Playing to Enhance the Pedagogy of Historical Events - An EXPERIMEDIA Experiment},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013)},
year={2013},
pages={111-118},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004499801110118},
isbn={978-989-8565-74-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013)
TI - REENACT: Augmented Reality and Collective Role Playing to Enhance the Pedagogy of Historical Events - An EXPERIMEDIA Experiment
SN - 978-989-8565-74-7
AU - Lopez-Nores M.
AU - Blanco-Fernandez Y.
AU - J. Pazos-arias J.
AU - Gil-solla A.
AU - Garcia-Duque J.
AU - Ramos-Cabrer M.
PY - 2013
SP - 111
EP - 118
DO - 10.5220/0004499801110118