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Handbook of human factors and ergonomics

Handbook of human factors and ergonomics

Author: Gavriel Salvendy
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
In this third edition of the market-leading reference for human factors and ergonomics researchers, well-known and respected authority, Gavriel Salvendy, assembles the top thinkers and practitioners from around the world to completely revise and update this volume with coverage of content preparation for e-business, customer-relations management in e-business, and human factors of appliances design, and much more.  Read more...
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Handbook of human factors and ergonomics.
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, ©2006
(DLC) 2005003111
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gavriel Salvendy
ISBN: 0471449172 9780471449171 0470048204 9780470048207 9781601199423 1601199422 9786610621996 6610621993
OCLC Number: 85820875
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 1654 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. The discipline of ergonomics and human factors / Waldemar Karwowski --
2. Human factors engineering and systems design / Sara J. Czaja and Sankaran N. Nair --
3. Sensation and perception / Robert W. Proctor and Janet D. Proctor --
4. Selection and control of action / Robert W. Proctor and Kim-Phuong L. Vu --
5. Information processing / Christopher D. Wickens and C. Melody Carswell --
6. Communication and human factors / Ronald E. Rice and Cynthia Stohl --
7. Cultural ergonomics / Nuray Aykin, Pia Honold Quaet-Faslem and Allen E. Milewski --
8. Decision-making models and decision support / Mark R. Lehto and Fiona Nah --
9. Mental workload and situation awareness / Pamela S. Tsang and Michael A. Vidulich --
10. Social and organizational foundations of ergonomics / Alvaro D. Taveira and Michael J. Smith --
11. Human factors and ergonomic methods / V. Kathlene Leonard, Julie A. Jacko, Ji Soo Yi and Francois Sainfort --
12. Anthropometry / Kathleen M. Robinette and Jeffrey A. Hudson --
13. Basic biomechanics and workstation design / W.S. Marras --
14. Task analysis : why, what, and how / Erik Hollnagel --
15. Task design and motivation / Holger Luczak, Tanja Kabel and Torsten Licht --
16. Job and team design / Frederick P. Morgeson, Gina J. Medsker and Michael A. Campion --
17. Personnel selection / Jerry W. Hedge and Walter C. Borman --
18. Design, delivery, and evaluation of training systems / Eduardo Salas, Katherine A. Wilson, Heather A. Priest and Joseph W. Guthrie --
19. Human factors in organizational design and management / Karen M. Dettinger and Michael J. Smith --
20. Situation awareness / Mica R. Endsley --
21. Affective and pleasurable design / Martin G. Helander and Halimahtun M. Khalid --
22. Workplace design / Nicolas Marmaras and Dimitris Nathanael --
23. Vibration and motion / Michael J. Griffin --
24. Sound and noise / John G. Casali --
25. Illumination / Peter R. Boyce --
26. Occupational health and safety management / Bernhard M. Zimolong and Gabriele Elke --
27. Human error / Joseph Sharit --
28. Ergonomics of work systems / Stephen M. Popkin, Heidi D. Howarth and Donald I. Tepas --
29. Psychosocial approach to occupational health / Mika Kivimaki and Kari Lindstrom --
30. Manual materials handling / David Rodrick and Waldemar Karwowski --
31. Work-related upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders / Carolyn M. Sommerich, W.S. Marras and Waldemar Karwowski --
32. Warnings and hazard communications / Michael S. Wogalter and Kenneth R. Laughery --
33. Use of personal protective equipment in the workplace / Carolyn K. Bensel and William R. Santee --
34. Human space flight / Barbara Woolford and Frances Mount --
35. Chemical, dust, biological, and electromagnetic radiation hazards / Danuta Koradecka, Malgorzata Posniak, Elzbieta Jankowska, Jolanta Skowron and Jolanta Karpowicz --
36. Modeling human performance in complex systems / K. Ronald Laughery, Jr., Christian Lebiere and Susan Archer --
37. Mathematical models in engineering psychology : optimizing performance / Donald L. Fisher, Richard Schweickert and Colin G. Drury --
38. Supervisory control / Thomas B. Sheridan --
39. Digital human modeling for CAE applications / Anders Sundin and Roland Ortengren --
40. Virtual environments / Kay M. Stanney and Joseph Cohn --
41. Accident and incident investigation / Patrick G. Dempsey --
42. Human factors and ergonomics audits / Colin G. Drury --
43. Cost-benefit analysis of human systems investments / William B. Rouse and Kenneth R. Boff --
44. Methods of evaluating outcomes / Paula J. Edwards, Francois Sainfort, Thitima Kongnakorn and Julie A. Jacko --
45. Visual displays / Kevin B. Bennett, Allen L. Nagy and John M. Flach --
46. Information visualization / Chris North --
47. Online communities / Chadia Abras --
48. Human factors and information security / E. Eugene Schultz --
49. Usability testing / James R. Lewis --
50. Web site design and evaluation / Kim-Phuong L. Vu and Robert W. Proctor --
51. Design of E-business Web sites / Jonathan Lazar and Andrew Sears --
52. Augmented cognition in human-system interaction / Dylan Schmorrow, Kay M. Stanney, Glenn Wilson and Peter Young --
53. Design for people with functional limitations / Gregg C. Vanderheiden --
54. Design for aging / Timothy A. Nichols, Wendy A. Rogers and Arthur D. Fisk --
55. Design for children / Juan Pablo Hourcade --
56. Design for all : computer-assisted design of user interface adaptation / Constantine Stephanidis, Margherita Antona and Anthony Savidis --
57. Human factors and ergonomics standards / Bohdana Sherehiy, Waldemar Karwowski and David Rodrick --
58. Human factors and ergonomics in medicine / Pascale Carayon and Wolfgang Friesdorf --
59. Human factors and ergonomics in motor vehicle transportation / David W. Eby and Barry H. Kantowitz --
60. Human factors and ergonomics in automation design / John D. Lee --
61. Human factors and ergonomics in manufacturing and process control / Dieter Spath, Martin Braun and Lorenz Hagenmeyer.
Responsibility: edited by Gavriel Salvendy.


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