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Graphics Interface 1991

Stephen MacKay, Evelyn M. Kidd
June 07, 1991

Graphics Interface Proceedings is a collection of the papers presented at the annual gathering of the Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society. These papers were presented on June 3rd-7th in Calgery, Alberta. Graphics Interface is the Canadian annual conference devoted to computer graphics,...

Design at Work: Cooperative Design of Computer Systems

Joan Greenbaum, Morten Kyng
April 01, 1991

The contributors to this important volume begin with a simple premise: Computer system development is difficult, not primarily because of the complexity of technical problems, but because of the social interaction involved when users and designers learn to create programs and express ideas together...

Human Error: Cause, Prediction, and Reduction

John W. Senders, Neville P. Moray
March 01, 1991

This volume examines the nature of human error -- its causes and origins, its classifications, and the extent to which it is possible to predict and prevent errors and their impact. One of the first texts to deal with this topic in detail, it draws into a single cohesive account contributions from...

Through the Interface: A Human Activity Approach To User Interface Design

Susanne Bodker
October 01, 1990

In providing a theoretical framework for understanding human- computer interaction as well as design of user interfaces, this book combines elements of anthropology, psychology, cognitive science, software engineering, and computer science. The framework examines the everyday work practices of...

Right Every Time: Using the Deming Approach

F. Price
January 18, 1990

A Druid looks at quality control for product and service industries, amplifying from his earlier book Right first time . Some highlights: Quality is a religion, with the same trappings and pitfalls as other religions; humanity can be distorted, but not abolished, by managerial decree and organizatio...

Physiology Of Work

Kaare Rodahl
November 13, 1989

This text focuses on the applied physiology of work in modern industry. After covering the biological background to work physiology and its relationship to work psychology and occupational medicine it goes on to explore the problems encountered in a...

Technological Support for Work Group Collaboration

Margrethe H. Olson, Margrethe H. Olsonz
December 01, 1988

This text discusses the emerging trend in product development and research that focuses on the increasingly important relationship between computer systems and social systems. The text emphasizes the significance of building tools to help people work together and the need for the identification of...

Graphics Interface 1988

Marceli Wein, Evelyn M. Kidd
June 10, 1988

Graphics Interface Proceedings is a collection of the papers presented at the annual gathering of the Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society. These papers were presented on June 6th-10th in Edmonton, Alberta. Graphics Interface is the Canadian annual conference devoted to computer graphics,...

Ergonomics In Computerized Offices

E. Grandjean
December 18, 1986

"Ergonomics in Computerized Offices should be required reading for office managers, union representatives, engineers, designers, or anyone employed in implementing a computerized office or improving conditions in an already computerized office...an excellent addition to any personal library."--...

The Psychology of Human-Computer Interaction

Stuart K. Card, Thomas P. Moran, Allen Newell
February 01, 1986

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