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New and Published Books

  1. Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    This second edition of a bestseller presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a comprehensive set of contributed articles that address the principles required to define system requirements and design, build,...

    Published September 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Variability in Human Performance

    By Thomas J. Smith, Robert A. Henning, Michael G. Wade, Thomas Fisher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics

    Designing for Human Use, Second Edition

    By Neville A. Stanton, Mark S. Young, Catherine Harvey

    Packed with illustrations and practical examples, Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics: Designing for Human Use, Second Edition provides a concise introduction to ergonomics methods in a straightforward manner that helps you conduct an ergonomics analysis of a product in development. It details the...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Safety Differently

    Human Factors for a New Era, Second Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    The second edition of a bestseller, Safety Differently: Human Factors for a New Era is a complete update of Ten Questions About Human Error: A New View of Human Factors and System Safety. Today, the unrelenting pace of technology change and growth of complexity calls for a different kind of safety...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Human Thermal Environments

    The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition

    By Ken Parsons

    In the ten years since the publication of the second edition of Human Thermal Environments: The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition, the world has embraced electronic communications, making international collaboration almost...

    Published April 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 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. 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 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. The Healthy Indoor Environment

    How to assess occupants' wellbeing in buildings

    By Philomena M. Bluyssen

    Despite policy directives, standards and guidelines, indoor environmental quality is still poor in many cases. The Healthy Indoor Environment aims to help architects, building engineers and anyone concerned with the wellbeing of building occupants to better understand the effects of spending time...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation

    STCW, Maritime Education and Training (MET), Human Resources and Crew Manning, Maritime Policy, Logistics and Economic Matters

    Edited by Adam Weintrit, Tomasz Neumann

    The TransNav 2013 Symposium held at the Gdynia Maritime University, Poland in June 2013 has brought together a wide range of participants from all over the world. The program has offered a variety of contributions, allowing to look at many aspects of the navigational safety...

    Published June 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Second Victim

    Error, Guilt, Trauma, and Resilience

    By Sidney Dekker

    How do people cope with having "caused" a terrible accident? How do they cope when they survive and have to live with the consequences ever after? We tend to blame and forget professionals who cause incidents and accidents, but they are victims too. They are second victims whose experiences of an...

    Published March 26th 2013 by CRC Press