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New and Published Books

  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 Engineering in Health Care

    Edited by Ann M. Bisantz, Catherine M. Burns, Rollin J. Fairbanks

    Cognitive systems engineering has been widely and successfully applied in the design of safety critical systems such as nuclear power, aviation, and military command-and-control. More recently, these methods are being applied to the design of health and medical systems in order to improve health...

    Published December 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems

    Work and Everyday Life

    By Chris Forsythe, Huafei Liao, Michael Christopher Stefan Trumbo, Rogelio E. Cardona-Rivera

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    While there have been tremendous advances in our scientific understanding of the brain, this work has been largely academic, and often oriented toward clinical publication. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems: Work and Everyday Life addresses the relationship between neurophysiological...

    Published September 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Constructive Ergonomics

    Edited by Pierre Falzon

    The goal for ergonomics has always been to adapt work, work environments, and machines to humans. But is this goal still sufficient? Does it satisfy the needs of the individual or of societies and organizations as they operate now? Constructive Ergonomics provides an answer to these questions....

    Published September 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    A Complete Toolbox of Theories and Techniques The second edition of a bestseller, Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a...

    Published September 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Human Factors in Lighting, Third Edition

    By Peter Robert Boyce

    The availability of electric lighting has changed the lives of people the world over, yet as a major user of electricity it has come under increasing scrutiny in recent years. This scrutiny has focused largely on the environmental consequences, with little consideration of the benefits of lighting....

    Published April 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2014

    Proceedings of the international conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2014, Southampton, UK, 7-10 April 2014

    Edited by Sarah Sharples, Steven Shorrock

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    The broad and developing scope of human factors and ergonomics - the application of scientific knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments - has been illustrated for 28 years by the books which make up the Contemporary Ergonomics series. This book presents the...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Human Factors Engineering and Ergonomics

    A Systems Approach, Second Edition

    By Stephen J. Guastello

    Although still true to its original focus on the person–machine interface, the field of human factors psychology (ergonomics) has expanded to include stress research, accident analysis and prevention, and nonlinear dynamical systems theory (how systems change over time), human group dynamics, and...

    Published December 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Cultural Ergonomics

    Theory, Methods, and Applications

    Edited by Tonya L. Smith-Jackson, Marc L. Resnick, Kayenda T. Johnson

    Even when products and systems are highly localized, rarely is there one design suitable for a single, mono-cultural population of users. The products and systems created and used are cultural artifacts representing shared cognitions that characterize mental models that result from interactions...

    Published December 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Computer Systems Experiences of Users with and Without Disabilities

    An Evaluation Guide for Professionals

    By Simone Borsci, Masaaki Kurosu, Stefano Federici, Maria Laura Mele

    Series: Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

    This book provides the necessary tools for the evaluation of the interaction between the user who is disabled and the computer system that was designed to assist that person. The book creates an evaluation process that is able to assess the user's satisfaction with a developed system. Presenting a...

    Published November 17th 2013 by CRC Press