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Ergonomics in Design : Methods & Techniques (Hardcover)

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In this work for professionals and students in ergonomics and design, international contributors provide an overview of current methods in ergonomics as applied to human-system interactions in products, workstations, machinery, and systems. Examples come from areas such as games, education, fashion, virtual reality, consumer products, and transportation. After a review of theoretical issues, sections cover human characteristics in design, methodological issues, and design development. Some specific topics examined include ergonomics and wayfinding design, human factors and sustainability in architecture, grip comfort evaluation, and older workers and virtual environments. The book includes color and b&w photos, images, diagrams, and screenshots. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 508
Genre: Computers + Internet, Technology
Sub-Genre: Industrial Health + Safety, Social Aspects/Human-Computer Interaction, Engineering / Mechanical
Series Title: Human Factors and Ergonomics
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: August 26, 2016
TCIN: 51371029
UPC: 9781498760706
Item Number (DPCI): 248-19-6836

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