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The Body at Work
Biological Ergonomics

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W. T. Singleton, W. R. Withey, D. Grieve, S. Pheasant, Stephen Cole, David McK. Kerslake, P. R. Boyce, D. Roy Davies, Dylan M. Jones
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  • Date Published: February 2010
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521136259

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  • This volume was originally published in 1982. Ergonomics is the study of people, primarily in relation to their work, but also with reference to transport, sport and leisure activities. The general purposes of this book were to apply to ergonomics the established principles of anatomy, physiology and psychology and to provide a comprehensive textbook and source of information in this area.

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    • Date Published: February 2010
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521136259
    • length: 444 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 25 mm
    • weight: 0.65kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    List of contributors
    1. Introduction W. T. Singleton
    2. The provision of energy W. R. Withey
    3. Biomechanics D. Grieve and S. Pheasant
    4. Vibration and linear acceleration Stephen Cole
    5. Effects of climate David McK. Kerslake
    6. Vision, light and colour P. R. Boyce
    7. Hearing and noise D. Roy Davies and Dylan M. Jones
    Author index
    Subject index.

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    W. T. Singleton


    W. T. Singleton, W. R. Withey, D. Grieve, S. Pheasant, Stephen Cole, David McK. Kerslake, P. R. Boyce, D. Roy Davies, Dylan M. Jones

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