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New and Published Books

  1. Robot System Reliability and Safety

    A Modern Approach

    By B.S. Dhillon

    As robots are used more and more to perform a variety of tasks in a range of fields, it is imperative to make the robots as reliable and safe as possible. Yet no book currently covers robot reliability and safety within one framework. Robot System Reliability and Safety: A Modern Approach presents...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Evaluation of Human Work, Fourth Edition

    Edited by John R. Wilson, Sarah Sharples

    Written by experts with real-world experience in applying ergonomics methodology in a range of contexts, Evaluation of Human Work, Fourth Edition explores ergonomics and human factors from a "doing it" perspective. More than a cookbook of ergonomics methods, the book encourages students to think...

    Published April 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2015

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, Daventry, Northamptonshire, UK, 13-16 April 2015

    Edited by Sarah Sharples, Steven Shorrock, Patrick Waterson

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    Ergonomics and human factors is the discipline concerned with the application of scientifc knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments. This book presents the proceedings of the international conference, Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, the 29th year in...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Human–Computer Interaction

    Fundamentals and Practice

    By Gerard Jounghyun Kim

    Although life continues to become increasingly embedded with interactive computing services that make our lives easier, human-computer interaction (HCI) has not been given the attention it deserves in the education of software developers at the undergraduate level. Most entry-level HCI textbooks...

    Published March 20th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  5. Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide, Second Edition

    By W. David Yates

    While there are numerous technical resources available, often you have to search through a plethora of them to find the information you use on a daily basis. And maintaining a library suitable for a comprehensive practice can become quite costly. The new edition of a bestseller, Safety...

    Published February 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Cross-Cultural Human-Computer Interaction and User Experience Design

    A Semiotic Perspective

    By Jan Brejcha

    The semiotic perspective of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) can give you insight into values, beliefs, and reference systems of the users that often go unnoticed when using traditional HCI approaches. Cross-Cultural Human-Computer Interaction and User Experience Design: A Semiotic Perspective...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Kansei Innovation

    Practical Design Applications for Product and Service Development

    By Mitsuo Nagamachi, Anitawati Mohd Lokman

    Series: Industrial Innovation Series

    Developed in the early 70s in Japan, the Kansei Engineering (KE) method gives you the tools to develop profitable and well-received products and services.Written by the founder of KE, MitsuoNagamachi, and co-authored by one of his proteges, Anitawati Mohd Lokman, Kansei Innovation: Practical Design...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  8. New Ergonomics Perspective

    Selected papers of the 10th Pan-Pacific Conference on Ergonomics, Tokyo, Japan, 25-28 August 2014

    Edited by Sakae Yamamoto, Masahiro Shibuya, Hiroyuki Izumi, Yuh-Chuan Shih, Chiuhsiang Joe Lin, Hyeon-Kyo Lim

    New Ergonomics Perspective represents a selection of the papers presented at the 10th Pan-Pacifi c Conference on Ergonomics (PPCOE), held in Tokyo, Japan, August 25-28, 2014.The first Pan-Pacific Conference on Occupational Ergonomics was held in 1990 at the University of Occupational and...

    Published January 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. 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

  10. 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 22nd 2014 by Psychology Press