Human Factors In Simple And Complex Systems Second Edition

Author: Robert W. Proctor
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420063608
Size: 38.95 MB
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At the initial publication of this book, fourteen years ago, the web was in its infancy, DVDs did not exist, cell phones were few and far between, and the information superhighway was just a blip upon the horizon.

Behind Human Error

Author: Dr Leila Johannesen
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409486389
Size: 73.97 MB
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Solutions are thought to lie in changing the people or their role. The label 'human error', however, is prejudicial and hides more than it reveals about how a system malfunctions. This book takes you behind the label.

Human Factors Methods

Author: Neville Stanton
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409457540
Size: 13.67 MB
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This second edition of Human Factors Methods: A Practical Guide for Engineering and Design now presents 107 design and evaluation methods including numerous refinements to those that featured in the original.

Designing Pleasurable Products

Author: Patrick W. Jordan
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 020330568X
Size: 55.71 MB
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In this book it is argued that in practice these approaches can be dehumanizing. People are more than merely physical and cognitive processors.

Skill Acquisition And Training

Author: Addie Johnson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781138640160
Size: 49.41 MB
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A theme throughout this book is that much learning is implicit; the types of knowledge and relations that can profitably be learned implicitly and the conditions under which this learning benefits performance are discussed.

Mind Machine And Morality

Author: Peter A. Hancock
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754673583
Size: 31.88 MB
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Historically, this work is a modern-day child of Bacon's hope for the 'Great Instauration.' However, unlike its forebear, the focus here is on human-machine systems.

Engineering Psychology Human Performance

Author: Christopher D. Wickens
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1317351312
Size: 73.78 MB
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This book is ideal for a psychology student, engineering student, or actual practitioner in engineering psychology, human performance, and human factors Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: * Identify how ...

Cultural Factors In Systems Design

Author: Robert W. Proctor
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439846472
Size: 64.64 MB
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Presenting a range of current research and new ideas, this volume brings together previously scattered research and explores how to apply it when designing systems that will be used by individuals of varied backgrounds.

The Field Guide To Understanding Human Error

Author: Professor Sidney Dekker
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1472439074
Size: 11.55 MB
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This latest edition of The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error' will help you understand how to move beyond 'human error'; how to understand accidents; how to do better investigations; how to understand and improve your safety work.