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  1. 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 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Cognitive Systems

    Human Cognitive Models in Systems Design

    Edited by Chris Forsythe, Michael L. Bernard, Timothy E. Goldsmith

    The leading thinkers from the cognitive science tradition participated in a workshop sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories in July of 2003 to discuss progress in building their models. The goal was to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for cognitive systems and to present exemplary...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Global Logistics Management

    Edited by Bahar Y. Kara, Ihsan Sabuncuoglu, Bopaya Bidanda

    Series: Industrial Engineering

    Global Logistics Management focuses on the evolution of logistics in the last two decades, and highlights recent developments from a worldwide perspective. The book details a wide range of application-oriented studies, from metropolitan bus routing problems to relief logistics, and introduces the...

    Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Customer-Driven Organization

    Employing the Kano Model

    By Lance B. Coleman, Sr.

    Does your organization provide customer satisfaction or does it inspire customer loyalty? Which is more important? See how lessons learned from the service sector were applied to manufacturing and other diverse settings, including the nonprofit sector and even on one’s own home front.Exploring the...

    Published December 15th 2014 by Productivity Press

  5. Biomechanics

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Donald R. Peterson, Joseph D. Bronzino

    Presents Current Principles and Applications Biomedical engineering is considered to be the most expansive of all the engineering sciences. Its function involves the direct combination of core engineering sciences as well as knowledge of nonengineering disciplines such as biology and medicine....

    Published December 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. System Safety Engineering and Risk Assessment

    A Practical Approach, Second Edition

    By Nicholas J. Bahr

    We all know that safety should be an integral part of the systems that we build and operate. The public demands that they are protected from accidents, yet industry and government do not always know how to reach this common goal. This book gives engineers and managers working in companies and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel

    An Organizational Guide to Achieving Results

    By James T. Tweedy, MS, CHSP, CPSO, CHEP

    Nursing personnel play an integral role in healthcare and medical delivery organizations. Nurses not only work to keep patients safe, but must also contend with a number of safety and health risks. Illustrating the occupational risks nurses face, Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel: An...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Productivity Press

  8. Applied Engineering Sciences

    Edited by Wei Deng

    Series: Advances in Engineering & Applied Science

    This proceedings volume contains selected papers presented at the 2014 AASRI International Conference on Applied Engineering Sciences, held in Hollywood, LA, USA. Contributions cover the latest developments and advances in the field of Applied Engineering Sciences....

    Published December 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Organizational Cognition

    Computation and Interpretation

    Edited by Theresa K. Lant, Zur Shapira

    Series: Series in Organization and Management

    Organizational Cognition is a collection of chapters written by scholars from around the world. The editors outline the history of two approaches to the study of cognition in organizations, the computational approach and the interpretive approach. The chapters represent some of the most...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Root Cause Analysis

    A Step-By-Step Guide to Using the Right Tool at the Right Time

    By Matthew A. Barsalou

    Although there are many books on root cause analysis (RCA), most concentrate on team actions such as brainstorming and using quality tools to discuss the failure under investigation. These may be necessary steps during RCA, but authors often fail to mention the most important member of an RCA...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Productivity Press