Contemporary Ergonomics 1996 1996

Contemporary Ergonomics 1996 1996 : Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Ergonomics Society : University of Leicester 10-12 April 1996

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What is this called 'ergonomics'? For over ten years this question has been answered by the books which comprise our series Contemporary Ergonomics. Contemporary Ergonomics are the proceedings of the Annual Conferences of the Ergonomics Society. Comprehensively covering the wide range of topics that ergonomics embraces, the papers provide insights into current practice as well as presenting new research findings and are a valuable source of references.This volume of Contemporary Ergonomics contains a short summary of the Donald Broadbent Memorial Address, a Keynote Address and over 90 papers given at the 1996 Annual Conference of the Ergonomics Society held at the University of Leicester in April 1996.show more

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  • Paperback | 596 pages
  • 157 x 239.3 x 30.7mm | 843.7g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0748405496
  • 9780748405497

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What is this called 'ergonomics'? For over ten years this question has been answered by the books which comprise our series Contemporary Ergonomics. Contemporary Ergonomics are the proceedings of the Annual Conferences of the Ergonomics Society. Comprehensively covering the wide range of topics that ergonomics embraces, the papers provide insights into current practice as well as presenting new research findings and are a valuable source of references. This volume of Contemporary Ergonomics contains a short summary of the Donald Broadbent Memorial Address, a Keynote Address and over 90 papers given at the 1996 Annual Conference of the Ergonomics Society held at the University of Leicester in April 1996.show more

Table of contents

Keynote address; cognitive quality in advanced crew systems concepts; consumer ergonomics; hands and holding; marine ergonomics; ergonomics awareness; organisational ergonomics; anthropometry; alarms; risk and error; thermoregulation; musculoskeletal disorders; the ergonomics of training; task analysis allocating of functions; drivers and driving; displays; medical ergonomics; manual handling; usability; HCI (Human Computer Interaction); general ergonomics.show more