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Product Description: Conversations with a founder of the influential Social Construction of Technology (SCOT) approach in science and technology studies offer an introduction to the field.Science and technology studies (STS) is a relatively young but influential field...read more
By Trevor Pinch (contributor)

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9780262035279 | Mit Pr, November 11, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Conversations with a founder of the influential Social Construction of Technology (SCOT) approach in science and technology studies offer an introduction to the field.

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Product Description: Office ergonomics – whether we realize it or not – directly or indirectly affects every one of us. It is the study of the work we do, the environment we work in, and the tools we use to successfully perform our jobs. Office ergonomics helps us be comfortable and safe at work, which reduces the risk of injury, lowers stress, increases personal engagement, and raises overall work performance...read more

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9781498747943 | 2 revised edition (CRC Pr I Llc, July 22, 2016), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Office ergonomics – whether we realize it or not – directly or indirectly affects every one of us.

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Product Description: Even with today’s mobile technology, most work is still undertaken in a physical workplace. Today’s workplaces need to be healthy environments that minimize the risks of illnesses or injuries to occupants to compete in the marketplace...read more
By Alan Hedge (editor)

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9781466598430 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 18, 2016, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Even with today’s mobile technology, most work is still undertaken in a physical workplace.

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Product Description: Accident prevention is a common thread throughout every aspect of our society. However, even with the most current technological developments, keeping people safe and healthy, both at workplaces and at other daily activities, is still a continual challenge...read more

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9781498727563 | CRC Pr I Llc, June 23, 2016, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Accident prevention is a common thread throughout every aspect of our society.

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Product Description: The approach to the book is analogous to a toolkit.  The user will open the book and locate the tool that best fits the ergonomic assessment task he/she is performing. The chapters of the book progress from the concept of ergonomics, through the various assessment techniques, and into the more complex techniques...read more

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9781118814215 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, May 9, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The approach to the book is analogous to a toolkit.

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Product Description: Ergonomics is concerned with the ‘fit’ between people and their work. With an increasing number of people becoming conscious about their health and participating in sport or physical activity, ergonomics has become an increasingly prominent concern within the sport and exercise sciences...read more
By Youlian Hong (editor)

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9780415518635 | 1 edition (Routledge, February 4, 2014), cover price $240.00 | About this edition: Ergonomics is concerned with the ‘fit’ between people and their work.

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9781138657106 | Routledge, December 22, 2015, cover price $67.95 | About this edition: Ergonomics is concerned with the ‘fit’ between people and their work.

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Product Description: Offering a unique perspective on vehicle design and on new developments in vehicle technology, this book seeks to bridge the gap between engineers, who design and build cars, and human factors, as a body of knowledge with considerable value in this domain...read more

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9781409447573 | CRC Pr I Llc, June 17, 2015, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Offering a unique perspective on vehicle design and on new developments in vehicle technology, this book seeks to bridge the gap between engineers, who design and build cars, and human factors, as a body of knowledge with considerable value in this domain.

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Product Description: The APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration is a practical tool for both students and professionals who need specific knowledge about human considerations in systems design. It is intended to sensitize readers to basic design issues, enhance their understanding of the influence of these issues, and guide them in appropriately combining human performance with a system s numerous interacting components...read more

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9781433818288 | Amer Psychological Assn, April 13, 2015, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: The APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration is a practical tool for both students and professionals who need specific knowledge about human considerations in systems design.

By Sarah Sharples (editor) and John R. Wilson (editor)

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9781466559615 | 4 har/psc edition (CRC Pr I Llc, April 16, 2015), cover price $69.95

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Product Description: Elon Musk named Our Final Invention one of 5 books everyone should read about the futureA Huffington Post Definitive Tech Book of 2013In as little as a decade, artificial intelligence could match and then surpass human intelligence...read more

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9780312622374 | Thomas Dunne Books, October 1, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Elon Musk named Our Final Invention one of 5 books everyone should read about the futureA Huffington Post Definitive Tech Book of 2013Artificial Intelligence helps choose what books you buy, what movies you see, and even who you date.

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9781250058782 | Reprint edition (Griffin, February 17, 2015), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Elon Musk named Our Final Invention one of 5 books everyone should read about the futureA Huffington Post Definitive Tech Book of 2013In as little as a decade, artificial intelligence could match and then surpass human intelligence.

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Product Description: Developed in the early 70s in Japan, the Kansei Engineering (KE) method gives you the tools to develop profitable and well-received products and services. Written by the founder of KE, MitsuoNagamachi, and co-authored by one of his proteges, Anitawati Mohd Lokman, Kansei Innovation: Practical Design Applications for Product and Service Development shows you how to nurture Kansei, develop the skill in observing people, and apply that skill to the development and design of products...read more

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9781498706827 | CRC Pr I Llc, February 2, 2015, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Developed in the early 70s in Japan, the Kansei Engineering (KE) method gives you the tools to develop profitable and well-received products and services.

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Product Description: When faced with a ’human error’ problem, you may be tempted to ask 'Why didn’t these people watch out better?' Or, 'How can I get my people more engaged in safety?' You might think you can solve your safety problems by telling your people to be more careful, by reprimanding the miscreants, by issuing a new rule or procedure and demanding compliance...read more

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9781472439048, titled "The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error'" | 3 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, December 28, 2014), cover price $124.95 | About this edition: When faced with a ’human error’ problem, you may be tempted to ask 'Why didn’t these people watch out better?
9780754648253 | Ashgate Pub Co, June 1, 2006, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: When faced with a human error problem, you may be tempted to ask 'Why didn't they watch out better?

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9781472439055, titled "The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error'" | 3 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, December 28, 2014), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: When faced with a ’human error’ problem, you may be tempted to ask 'Why didn’t these people watch out better?
9780754648260 | Ashgate Pub Co, June 30, 2006, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When faced with a human error problem, you may be tempted to ask 'Why didn't they watch out better?

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Product Description: Emotions convey significant information through means of natural language analysis, embodiment, and emotional signing. Machines equipped with the ability to experience and interpret emotions perform better in complex environments and share in the emotionally-rich social context...read more

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9781466672789 | Idea Group Reference, November 30, 2014, cover price $245.00 | About this edition: Emotions convey significant information through means of natural language analysis, embodiment, and emotional signing.

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Product Description: The goal for ergonomics has always been to adapt work, work environments, and machines to humans. But is this goal still sufficient? Does it satisfy the needs of the individual or of societies and organizations as they operate now? Constructive Ergonomics provides an answer to these questions...read more
By Pierre Falzon (editor)

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9781482235623 | CRC Pr I Llc, September 26, 2014, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: The goal for ergonomics has always been to adapt work, work environments, and machines to humans.

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Product Description: Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical implications of human performance variability by providing a broad perspective on how and why such variability occurs across a number of disciplinary domains...read more

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9781466579712 | CRC Pr I Llc, August 26, 2014, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance.

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Product Description: In the ten years since the publication of the second edition of Human Thermal Environments: The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition, the world has embraced electronic communications, making international collaboration almost instantaneous and global...read more

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9781466595996 | 3 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, April 9, 2014), cover price $112.95 | About this edition: In the ten years since the publication of the second edition of Human Thermal Environments: The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition, the world has embraced electronic communications, making international collaboration almost instantaneous and global.

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Product Description: Human reliability, error, and human factors in the area of power generation have been receiving increasing attention in recent years. Each year billions of dollars are spent in the area of power generation to design, construct/manufacture, operate, and maintain various types of power systems around the globe, and such systems often fail due to human error...read more

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9783319040189 | Springer Verlag, February 7, 2014, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: Human reliability, error, and human factors in the area of power generation have been receiving increasing attention in recent years.

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Product Description: Focuses on principles of conventional and computer-based machine interaction Covers workspace and environmental design Includes cognitive workload and fatigue Explains the relative effectiveness of accident analysis and prevention strategies Offers discussion questions, and PowerPoint Slides (no SM) Summary Although still true to its original focus on the person-machine interface, the field of human factors psychology (ergonomics) has expanded to include stress research, accident analysis and prevention, and nonlinear dynamical systems theory (how systems change over time), human group dynamics, and environmental psychology...read more

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9780805850062 | CRC Pr I Llc, October 1, 2006, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: Addressing a wide range of human factors and ergonomics principles, this book emphasizes concept and systems thinking and how the allocation of function between the human and the machine has changed as a result of technological advances.

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9781466560093 | 2 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, December 19, 2013), cover price $73.95 | About this edition: Focuses on principles of conventional and computer-based machine interaction Covers workspace and environmental design Includes cognitive workload and fatigue Explains the relative effectiveness of accident analysis and prevention strategies Offers discussion questions, and PowerPoint Slides (no SM) Summary Although still true to its original focus on the person-machine interface, the field of human factors psychology (ergonomics) has expanded to include stress research, accident analysis and prevention, and nonlinear dynamical systems theory (how systems change over time), human group dynamics, and environmental psychology.

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Product Description: During the last 60 years the discipline of human factors (HF) has evolved alongside progress in engineering, technology, and business. Contemporary HF is clearly shifting towards addressing the human-centered design paradigm for much larger and complex societal systems, the effectiveness of which is affected by recent advances in engineering, science, and education...read more
By Tadeusz Marek (editor)

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9781466572867 | CRC Pr I Llc, June 2, 2014, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: During the last 60 years the discipline of human factors (HF) has evolved alongside progress in engineering, technology, and business.

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Product Description: Despite an uncertain economy, the market for green building is exploding. The US green building market has expanded dramatically since 2008 and is projected to double in size by 2015 (from $42 billion in construction starts to $135 billion)...read more
By Francine Allen (contributor) and Sim Van Der Ryn

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9781610914260 | Island Pr, October 3, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Despite an uncertain economy, the market for green building is exploding.

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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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