Katriina Heljakka
Katriina Heljakka
Postdoctoral researcher, University of Turku
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Principles of adult play (fulness) in contemporary toy cultures: From wow to flow to glow
K Heljakka
School of Arts, Design and Architecture, 2013
Aren’t you a doll! Toying with avatars in digital playgrounds
K Heljakka
Journal of Gaming & Virtual Worlds 4 (2), 153-170, 2012
Preschoolers learning with the Internet of Toys: From toy-based edutainment to transmedia literacy
K Heljakka, P Ihamäki
Seminar. net 14 (1), 85-102, 2018
Toy fandom, adulthood, and the ludic age
K Heljakka
Fandom: Identities and communities in a mediated world, 91-105, 2017
Robot pets as “Serious Toys”-activating social and emotional experiences of elderly people
P Ihamäki, K Heljakka
Information Systems Frontiers, 1-15, 2021
From displays and dioramas to doll dramas: Adult world building and world playing with toys
K Heljakka, JT Harviainen
Toys as tools for skill-building and creativity in adult life
K Heljakka
Seminar. net 11 (2), 2015
Principles of adult play (fulness) in contemporary toy cultures
K Heljakka
Research in Arts and Education 2013 (3), 21-26, 2013
Gamified coding: Toy robots and playful learning in early education
K Heljakka, P Ihamäki, P Tuomi, P Saarikoski
2019 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational …, 2019
Strategies of Social Screen Play (ers) across the Ecosystem of Play: Toys, games and hybrid social play in technologically mediated playscapes
K Heljakka
Wider Screen 1 (2), 2016
From toys to television and back: My Little Pony appropriated in adult toy play
K Heljakka
The Journal of Popular Television 3 (1), 99-109, 2015
Smart, skilled and connected in the 21st century: Educational promises of the Internet of Toys (IoToys)
P Ihamäki, K Heljakka
Proceedings of the 2018 Hawaii university international conferences, arts …, 2018
Hybridisyys ja pelillistyminen leikkituotteissa: de-materiaalisen ja re-materiaalisen rajankäyntiä
K Heljakka
Pelitutkimuksen vuosikirja 2012, 82-91, 2012
Ready, steady, move! Coding toys, preschoolers, and mobile playful learning
K Heljakka, P Ihamäki
Learning and Collaboration Technologies. Ubiquitous and Virtual Environments …, 2019
Toyification. A conceptual statement
M Thibault, K Heljakka
8th International Toy Research Association World Conference, 2018
Stigma avoidance through visual contextualization: Adult toy play on photo-sharing social media
K Heljakka, JT Harviainen, J Suominen
New Media & Society 20 (8), 2781-2799, 2018
More than collectors: Exploring theorists’, hobbyists’ and everyday players’ rhetoric in adult play with character toys
KI Heljakka
Games and Culture 13 (3), 240-259, 2018
Persuasive toy friends and preschoolers: Playtesting IoToys
K Heljakka, P Ihamäki
The Internet of Toys: Practices, affordances and the political economy of …, 2019
More than wargaming: Exploring the miniaturing pastime
M Meriläinen, J Stenros, K Heljakka
Simulation & Gaming, 1046878120929052, 2020
The internet of toys, connectedness and character-based play in early education
P Ihamäki, K Heljakka
Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2018: Volume 1, 1079 …, 2019
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