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Cognitive Systems Engineering: The Future for a Changing World

Cognitive Systems Engineering: The Future for a Changing World

1st Edition

Philip J. Smith, Robert R. Hoffman
October 24, 2017

This volume provides an exceptional perspective on the nature, evolution, contributions and future of the field of Cognitive Systems Engineering (CSE). It is a resource to support both the teaching and practice of CSE. It accomplishes this through its organization into two complementary approaches...

Informed by Knowledge: Expert Performance in Complex Situations

Informed by Knowledge: Expert Performance in Complex Situations

1st Edition

Kathleen L. Mosier, Ute M. Fischer
November 24, 2015

The focus of this book is on how experts adapt to complexity, synthesize and interpret information in context, and transform or "fuse" disparate items of information into coherent knowledge. The chapters examine these processes across experts (e.g. global leaders, individuals in extreme...

Perspectives on Cognitive Task Analysis: Historical Origins and Modern Communities of Practice

Perspectives on Cognitive Task Analysis: Historical Origins and Modern Communities of Practice

1st Edition

Robert R. Hoffman, Laura G. Militello
June 09, 2014

This volume is the first comprehensive history of task analysis, charting its origins from the earliest applied psychology through to modern forms of task analysis that focus on the study of cognitive work. Through this detailed historical analysis, it is made apparent how task analysis...

Accelerated Expertise: Training for High Proficiency in a Complex World

Accelerated Expertise: Training for High Proficiency in a Complex World

1st Edition

Robert R. Hoffman, Paul Ward, Paul J. Feltovich, Lia DiBello, Stephen M. Fiore, Dee H. Andrews
August 28, 2013

Speed in acquiring the knowledge and skills to perform tasks is crucial. Yet, it still ordinarily takes many years to achieve high proficiency in countless jobs and professions, in government, business, industry, and throughout the private sector. There would be great advantages if regimens of...

The Social Psychology of Expertise: Case Studies in Research, Professional Domains, and Expert Roles

The Social Psychology of Expertise: Case Studies in Research, Professional Domains, and Expert Roles

1st Edition

Harald A. Mieg
February 14, 2013

The Social Psychology of Expertise offers an integrative perspective to the analysis of experts and expertise in organizations, social roles, management, etc. It is the first book to link the psychology of expertise to sociology, particularly the sociology of professions. By examining the...

Practicing Perfection: Memory and Piano Performance

Practicing Perfection: Memory and Piano Performance

1st Edition

Roger Chaffin, Gabriela Imreh, Mary Crawford
August 16, 2012

The memory feats of famous musicians seem almost superhuman. Can such extraordinary accomplishments be explained by the same principles that account for more ordinary, everyday memory abilities? To find out, a concert pianist videotaped her practice as she learned a new piece for performance, the...

Expertise Out of Context: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making

Expertise Out of Context: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making

1st Edition

Robert R. Hoffman
May 22, 2007

Researchers have revealed that real expertise, while applied to well-defined tasks with highly circumscribed contexts, often stretches beyond its routine boundaries. For example, a medical doctor may be called upon to diagnose a rare disease or perform emergency surgery outside his or her area of...

How Professionals Make Decisions

How Professionals Make Decisions

1st Edition

Henry Montgomery, Raanan Lipshitz, Berndt Brehmer
September 23, 2004

This volume is the fruit of the 5th conference on Naturalistic Decision Making which focused on the importance of studying people who have some degree of expertise in the domain in which they make decisions. The substantive concerns pertain to how individuals and groups make decisions in...

Linking Expertise and Naturalistic Decision Making

Linking Expertise and Naturalistic Decision Making

1st Edition

Eduardo Salas, Gary A. Klein
July 01, 2001

This book contains selected papers presented at the 1998 conference on Naturalistic Decision Making (NDM). The objectives of the conference were to: *make American researchers more aware of NDM research being conducted abroad, particularly in Europe; *connect NDM research with work in management...

Cognitive Task Analysis

Cognitive Task Analysis

1st Edition

Jan Maarten Schraagen, Susan F. Chipman, Valerie L. Shalin
June 01, 2000

Cognitive task analysis is a broad area consisting of tools and techniques for describing the knowledge and strategies required for task performance. Cognitive task analysis has implications for the development of expert systems, training and instructional design, expert decision making and...

The Nature of Expertise in Professional Acting: A Cognitive View

The Nature of Expertise in Professional Acting: A Cognitive View

1st Edition

Helga Noice, Helga Noice
August 01, 1997

For nearly 25 years, expertise has been considered an important testing ground for theories of cognition. Cognitive scientists have examined experts as diverse as chess masters, waiters, field-hockey players, and computer programmers. Recently, increased attention has been given to the arts,...

Naturalistic Decision Making

Naturalistic Decision Making

1st Edition

Caroline E. Zsambok, Gary Klein
December 01, 1996

If you aren't using the term naturalistic decision making, or NDM, you soon will be. Even as a very young field, NDM has already had far-reaching applications in areas as diverse as management, aviation, health care, nuclear power, military command and control, corporate teamwork, and manufacturing...

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