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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 627 new and published books in the subject of Ergonomics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Light Sources, Second Edition

    Basics of Lighting Technologies and Applications

    By Spyridon Kitsinelis

    Decide Which Lighting Technology Is Best for Your Application Light Sources, Second Edition: Basics of Lighting Technologies and Applications presents an overview of the three main technologies that have produced the numerous families of lighting products on the market today: electrical...

    Published May 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Reshaping Technical Communication

    New Directions and Challenges for the 21st Century

    Edited by Barbara Mirel, Rachel Spilka

    This anthology brings together voices from industry and academia in a call for elevating the status, identity, value, and influence of technical communicators. Editors Barbara Mirel and Rachel Spilka assert that technical communicators must depart from their traditional roles, moving instead in a...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Expertise and Technology

    Cognition & Human-computer Cooperation

    Edited by Jean-Michel Hoc, Pietro C. Cacciabue

    Technological development has changed the nature of industrial production so that it is no longer a question of humans working with a machine, but rather that a joint human machine system is performing the task. This development, which started in the 1940s, has become even more pronounced with the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Sports Technology and Engineering

    Proceedings of the 2014 Asia-Pacific Congress on Sports Technology and Engineering (STE 2014), Singapore, December 8-9, 2014

    Edited by Qi Luo

    Series: Advances in Sports Engineering and Technology

    The 2014 Asia-Pacific Congress on Sports Technology and Engineering (STE 2014) was held in Singapore, December 8-9, 2014. STE2014 was a comprehensive conference focused on various aspects of advances in Sports Technology and Engineering. Topics covered by the contributions to this proceedings...

    Published May 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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