Usability: Turning Technologies into Tools / Edition 1

Usability: Turning Technologies into Tools / Edition 1

by Terry A. Winograd, Paul S. Adler
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ISBN-10:
0195075102
ISBN-13:
9780195075106
Pub. Date:
06/28/1992
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA

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Usability: Turning Technologies into Tools / Edition 1

This book addresses issues of how automated systems can be designed to enhance the ways that people use them. The comprehensive range of worker abilities, training, and worker input are emphasized.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195075106
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 06/28/1992
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.38(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Usability Challenge, Paul Adler and Terry Winograd
2. Design for Usability: Crafting a Strategy for the Design of a New Generation of Xerox Copiers, John Rheinfrank
3. An Approach to Designing Effective Systems, Charles Kukla, Elizabeth Anne Clemens, Robert Morse, and Debra Cash
4. Skill-Based Design: Productivity, Learning, and Organization Effectiveness, Hal Salzman
5. Scandinavian Design: On Participation and Skill, Pelle Ehn
6. Work at the Interface: Advanced Manufacturing Technology and Job Design, Martin Corbett
7. Enacting Design for the Workplace, John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid

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