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Cognitive Ergonomics and Human-Computer Interaction

Cognitive Ergonomics and Human-Computer Interaction

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Part of Cambridge Series on Human-Computer Interaction

John Long, John Campion, Andy Whitefield, Phil Barnard, Jonathan Grudin, Allan Maclean, Stephen Payne, Paul Buckley, Dan Diaper, Peter Johnson, Richard Bornat, Harold Thimbleby
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  • Date Published: August 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521204842

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  • Originally published in 1989, this book is a distinctive work in the field of human-computer interaction (HCI). Cognitive ergonomics and HCI encompass a wide range of research and development activities in both academic and industrial environments, and this book satisfies a clear need for the dissemination of the knowledge generated by work in progress or completed. The book provides detailed reports of a number of long-term research projects, set within a framework for describing cognitive ergonomics activities and understanding their relationships. It reports in detail on substantial empirical investigations rather than being a summary of specific areas or theoretical speculations. The different contributions are integrated, and have been rigorously edited, within a framework provided by the editors and presented in the first chapter.

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    • Date Published: August 2011
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521204842
    • length: 268 pages
    • dimensions: 244 x 170 x 14 mm
    • weight: 0.43kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. Cognitive ergonomics and human-computer interaction: an introduction John Long
    2. Interfacing the laboratory with the real world: a cognitive approach to colour assignment in visual displays John Campion
    3. Constructing appropriate models of computer users: the case of engineering designers Andy Whitefield
    4. Developing a science base for the naming of computer commands Phil Barnard, Jonathan Grudin and Allan Maclean
    5. A notation for reasoning about learning Stephen Payne
    6. Expressing research findings to have a practical influence on design Paul Buckley
    7. Task analysis for knowledge descriptions: theory and application in training Dan Diaper and Peter Johnson
    8. The life and times of ded, text display editor Richard Bornat and Harold Thimbleby.

  • Editors

    J. Long

    A. Whitefield

    Contributors

    John Long, John Campion, Andy Whitefield, Phil Barnard, Jonathan Grudin, Allan Maclean, Stephen Payne, Paul Buckley, Dan Diaper, Peter Johnson, Richard Bornat, Harold Thimbleby

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