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  1. The Russian Theory of Activity

    Current Applications To Design and Learning

    By Gregory Bedny, David Meister

    The opening of the former Soviet Union to the West has provided an opportunity to describe Russian human factors/ergonomics and to compare American theories and methods with it. Although this book is principally dedicated to describing the theory of activity as it applies to issues of design and...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Application of Systemic-Structural Activity Theory to Design and Training

    By Gregory Z. Bedny

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    This book offers analytical methods for studying human work in ergonomics and psychology that are similar to ones utilized by the engineering sciences. SSAT offers not only new qualitative but also formalized and quantitative methods of analysis. This book will describe quantitative methods of task...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Applying Systemic-Structural Activity Theory to Design of Human-Computer Interaction Systems

    By Gregory Z. Bedny, Waldemar Karwowski, Inna Bedny

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    Human–Computer Interaction (HCI) is an interdisciplinary field that has gained recognition as an important field in ergonomics. HCI draws on ideas and theoretical concepts from computer science, psychology, industrial design, and other fields. Human–Computer Interaction is no longer limited to...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Self-Regulation in Activity Theory

    Applied Work Design for Human-Computer and Human-Machine Systems

    By Gregory Z. Bedny, Waldemar Karwowski, Inna Bedny

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    Every complex human–machine system includes a computer as a critically important means of work. However, an operator’s interaction with a computerized system cannot be reduced to only performing computer-based tasks. Today human-computer interaction (HCI) is not limited to trained software users....

    Published December 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Human-Computer Interaction and Operators’ Performance

    Optimizing Work Design with Activity Theory

    Edited by Gregory Z. Bedny, Waldemar Karwowski

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    A collection of works authored by leading scientists from the US and Russia, Human-Computer Interaction and Operators’ Performance: Optimizing Work Design with Activity Theory describes applied and systemic-structural activity theory as it is used to study human-computer interaction, aviation,...

    Published August 9th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Ergonomics and Psychology

    Developments in Theory and Practice

    Edited by Olexiy Ya Chebykin, Gregory Bedny, Waldemar Karwowski

    Series: Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

    Written by leaders in their respective fields, Ergonomics and Psychology discusses recent advancements in psychology and addresses their applications in practice through ergonomics. The book describes the basic ideas that underpin the most successfully applied approaches in ergonomics, psychology,...

    Published April 25th 2008 by CRC Press

  7. A Systemic-Structural Theory of Activity

    Applications to Human Performance and Work Design

    By Gregory Bedny, Waldemar Karwowski

    The last several decades have demonstrated dramatic technological changes that influence work conditions in all applied domains, including manufacturing, transportation, and human-computer interactions. These changes require new approaches to the study of human performance. Activity theory, in...

    Published July 27th 2006 by CRC Press

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