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Product Description: Why we don't really want simplicity, and how we can learn to live with complexity.If only today's technology were simpler! It's the universal lament, but it's wrong. In this provocative and informative book, Don Norman writes that the complexity of our technology must mirror the complexity and richness of our lives...read more

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9780262528948 | Mit Pr, February 12, 2016, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Why we don't really want simplicity, and how we can learn to live with complexity.

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Product Description: Design of Everyday Things

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9780262525671, titled "The Design of Everyday Things" | Rev exp edition (Mit Pr, January 10, 2014), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Design of Everyday Things
9780465050659, titled "The Design of Everyday Things" | Rev exp edition (Basic Books, November 5, 2013), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The ultimate guide to human-centered design Even the smartest among us can feel inept as we fail to figure out which light switch or oven burner to turn on, or whether to push, pull, or slide a door.
9780465067107, titled "The Design of Everyday Things" | Reprint edition (Basic Books, September 18, 2002), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Reveals a current trend in smart design that can enable companies to move to or remain on the leading edge of the competitive frontier, offering a primer on how and why various products succeed or fail to satisfy consumers.
9780262640374, titled "The Design of Everyday Things" | Reprint edition (Mit Pr, August 1, 1998), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Design of Everyday Things
9780385267748 | Reissue edition (Doubleday, February 1, 1990), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Identifies the principles of good design, explains how many everyday appliances and machines fall short, and discusses design trends of the future

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Product Description: First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came science. Now, Donald A. Norman, former Director of the Institute for Cognitive Science at the University of California, reveals how smart design is the new frontier...read more

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9781452604121 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 29, 2011), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came science.
9781452654126 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 29, 2011), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came science.

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Product Description: First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came science. Now, Donald A. Norman, former Director of the Institute for Cognitive Science at the University of California, reveals how smart design is the new frontier...read more

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9781452634128 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 29, 2011), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came science.

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Product Description: In The Design of Future Things, best-selling author Donald A. Norman presents a revealing examination of smart technology, from smooth-talking GPS units to cantankerous refrigerators. Exploring the links between design and human psychology, he offers a consumer-oriented theory of natural human-machine interaction that can be put into practice by the engineers and industrial designers of tomorrow's thinking machines...read more

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9780465002276 | Basic Books, October 29, 2007, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: In a close-up look at the brave new world of 'smart' technology, a leading design consultant describes what is wrong with the wave of new products on the market, offering a consumer-oriented theory of natural human-machine interaction that takes into consideration the perils and promise of the smart objects of the future.

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9780465002283 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, May 12, 2009), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In The Design of Future Things, best-selling author Donald A.

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Product Description: A FASCINATING INVESTIGATION OF HOW WE NAVIGATE THE PHYSICAL WORLD, INNER NAVIGATION IS A LIVELY, ENGAGING ACCOUNT OF SUBCONSCIOUS MAPMAKING.Why are we so often disoriented when we come up from the subway? Do we really walk in circles when we lose our bearings in the wilderness? How -- and why -- do we get lost at all?In this surprising, stimulating book, Erik Jonsson, a Swedish-born engineer who has spent a lifetime exploring navigation over every terrain, from the crowded cities of Europe to the emptiness of the desert, gives readers extraordinary new insights into the human way-finding system...read more
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9781416575146 | Scribner, August 1, 2007, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A FASCINATING INVESTIGATION OF HOW WE NAVIGATE THE PHYSICAL WORLD, INNER NAVIGATION IS A LIVELY, ENGAGING ACCOUNT OF SUBCONSCIOUS MAPMAKING.

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Product Description: Rare book

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9788420665054 | Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Rare book

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Product Description: ¿No se ha preguntado alguna vez por qué el vino tiene mejor sabor cuando se sirve en elegantes copas de diseño? ¿O por qué el coche, una vez lavado y abrillantado, parece que se conduce con más facilidad? Investigaciones recientes han demostrado cómo los objetos que nos resultan atractivos funcionan, de hecho, mucho mejor...read more

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9788449317293 | Italian edition edition (Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, May 30, 2005), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: ¿No se ha preguntado alguna vez por qué el vino tiene mejor sabor cuando se sirve en elegantes copas de diseño?

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Product Description: Why attractive things work better and other crucial insights into human-centered designEmotions are inseparable from how we humans think, choose, and act. In Emotional Design, cognitive scientist Don Norman shows how the principles of human psychology apply to the invention and design of new technologies and products...read more

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9780465051359 | Basic Books, December 24, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The author of 'The Design of Everyday Things' links human emotions and perceptions to how we relate to ordinary objects as he explains why attractive things really do work better.

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9780465051366 | Basic Books, May 10, 2005, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Why attractive things work better and other crucial insights into human-centered designEmotions are inseparable from how we humans think, choose, and act.

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9780805894912 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 3, 2005, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: 0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000

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Product Description: Según el doctor Donald A. Norman, las tecnologías tienen un ciclo vital, y las empresas y sus productos deben modificarse a medida que pasan de la juventud a la madurez. Sin embargo, la industria de la informática cree hallarse todavía en plena adolescencia, y no deja de mostrar su infantil fascinación por los juguetes técnicos que a su vez no cesa de crear...read more

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9788449310898, titled "El ordenador invisible / the invisible Computer: Por Que Los Buenos Productos Pueden Fracasar, Los Ordenadores Personales Son Tan Complicados Y Las Aplicaciones Informaticas Son LA Solucion" | Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, November 1, 2001, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Según el doctor Donald A.

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Product Description: From "Science Finds, Industry Applies, Man Conforms" (motto of the 1933 Chicago USA World's Fair)―to "People Propose, Science Studies, Technology Conforms" (Donald Norman's person-centered motto for the twenty-first centuray).Technologies have a life cycle, says Donald Norman, and companies and their products must change as they pass from youth to maturity...read more

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9780262640411 | Reprint edition (Mit Pr, August 20, 1999), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: From "Science Finds, Industry Applies, Man Conforms" (motto of the 1933 Chicago USA World's Fair)―to "People Propose, Science Studies, Technology Conforms" (Donald Norman's person-centered motto for the twenty-first centuray).

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The author of The Design of Everyday Things calls for the redesign of personal computers and other 'information appliances' to place users' needs before the complexity of the technology and for a human-centered development process. UP. (view table of contents)

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9780262140652 | Mit Pr, September 21, 1998, cover price $12.75 | About this edition: The author of The Design of Everyday Things calls for the redesign of personal computers and other 'information appliances' to place users' needs before the complexity of the technology and for a human-centered development process.

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Product Description: In Things That Make Us Smart, Donald A. Norman explores the complex interaction between human thought and the technology it creates, arguing for the development of machines that fit our minds, rather than minds that must conform to the machine...read more

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9780201581294 | Perseus Books, May 1, 1993, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: An examination of the complex interaction between the human mind and the 'tools for thought' it creates calls for the development of machines that fit that mind rather than ones to which humans must tailor their minds.

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9780201626957 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, April 20, 1994), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In Things That Make Us Smart, Donald A.

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Product Description: From water faucets and airplane cockpits to the concept of ”real time” and the future of memory, this wide-ranging tour through technology provides a new understanding of how the gadgets that surround us affect our lives. Donald Norman explores the plight of humans living in a world ruled by a technology that seems to exist for its own sake, oblivious to the needs of the people who create it...read more

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9780201581249 | Perseus Books, June 1, 1992, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Discusses examples of poorly designed technology, argues that things should be designed to encourage their proper use, and looks at vicarious experience, kitchen appliances, virtual reality, time, and aircraft safety

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9780201622362 | Basic Books, May 20, 1993, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: From water faucets and airplane cockpits to the concept of ”real time” and the future of memory, this wide-ranging tour through technology provides a new understanding of how the gadgets that surround us affect our lives.

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Product Description: A critique of modern-day technology suggests that many items are designed with total disregard for human psychology, resulting in products with visually ambiguous or hidden controls, symbols with arbitrary relationships to function, and overreliance on memory

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9780791716106 | Basic Books, May 1, 1990, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: A critique of modern-day technology suggests that many items are designed with total disregard for human psychology, resulting in products with visually ambiguous or hidden controls, symbols with arbitrary relationships to function, and overreliance on memory
9780465067091 | Basic Books, June 12, 1988, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A critique of modern-day technology suggests that many items are designed with total disregard for human psychology, resulting in products with visually ambiguous or hidden controls, symbols with arbitrary relationships to function, and overreliance on memory

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9788475094342, titled "Perspectivas de la ciencia cognitiva / Perspectives from Cognitive Science" | Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, August 1, 1987, cover price $55.95

Hardcover:

9780898591934 | Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, May 1, 1983, cover price $20.00

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Product Description: Learning and Memory is a lively introduction to modern concepts in cognitive psychology, focusing on the processes of human memory and learning. Donald A. Norman describes this book as a "tour of selected problems in the study of learning and memory, problems that have absorbed my own efforts for a good many years...read more

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9780716713005 | W H Freeman & Co, March 1, 1983, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Learning and Memory is a lively introduction to modern concepts in cognitive psychology, focusing on the processes of human memory and learning.

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Product Description: Nice Copy, SHIPS SUPER FAST BY AMAZON!
By Donald A. Norman (editor)

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9780898591064 | Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, June 1, 1981, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Nice Copy, SHIPS SUPER FAST BY AMAZON!

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