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  • Psychology and Design

    By Ian Gordon

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Design for Healthcare

    By Rachel Cooper, Emmanuel Tsekleves

    Design for Healthcare is one of the most complex areas of design, involving rigorous clinical testing, high risk and sometimes litigation, health and safety issues for professionals as well as patients, ethical dilemmas, and balancing technological advancement with sensitive caring. In Part 1 of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Gower
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • The Gower Handbook of Extreme Risk

    Assessment, Perception and Management of Extreme Events

    By Vicki Bier

    The Gower Handbook of Extreme Events reviews approaches for assessing and managing the risk of extreme events: environmental catastrophe; engineering failure; financial or business meltdown; nuclear or other extreme terrorism. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    Routledge

  • Design for Personalisation

    Edited by Iryna Kuksa, Tom Fisher

    The principle of personalisation appears in a range of current debates among design professionals, healthcare providers, and educationalists about the implications of new technologies and approaches to consumer sovereignty for "mass" provision. The potential of new technologies implies systems of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Theory of User Engineering

    By Masaaki Kurosu

    This book is about the new concept of experience engineering and covers the experience and the methodology for understanding, designing, and evaluating the experience through the artifacts. Although the whole concept of user experience has become popular, the definition and the methodology are…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    CRC Press

  • Fitting the Human

    Introduction to Ergonomics / Human Factors Engineering, Seventh Edition

    By Karl H.E. Kroemer

    This new edition undergraduate introductory textbook follows the motto of the previous versions: "Solid information, easy-to-read, easy to understand, easy to apply." The aim remains the same: "Human engineering" workplaces, tools, machinery, computers, lighting, shiftwork, work demands, the…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-12-28 
    CRC Press

  • Fire Safety and Risk Management Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National Fire Certificate

    By Jonathan Backhouse, Ed Ferrett

    The Fire Safety and Risk Management Revision Guide: for the NEBOSH Fire Certificate is the perfect revision aid for students preparing to take their NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management. As well as being a handy companion volume to the Fire Protection Association textbook…

    Paperback – 2016-12-23 
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety Communication

    A Practical Guide Forward

    By David S. Anderson, Richard E. Miller

    Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Forward Guide is an easy introduction to the principles and practice of health and safety communications, providing all you need to know to design and implement communications efforts on a wide range of health and safety topics and issues. Whether you're…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Designing Technology Training for Older Adults in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

    By Shelia R. Cotten, Elizabeth A. Yost, Ronald W. Berkowsky, Vicki Winstead, William A. Anderson

    This book provides the latest research and design-based recommendations for how to design and implement a technology training program for older adults in Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs). The approach in the book concentrates on providing useful best practices for CCRC owners, CEOs,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Aging Series

  • Fundamentals of User-Centered Design

    A Practical Approach

    By Brian Still, Kate Crane

    There has been some solid work done in the area of User-Centered Design (UCD) over the last few years. What’s been missing is an in-depth, comprehensive textbook that connects UCD to usability and User Experience (UX) principles and practices. This new textbook discusses a theoretical framework in…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-12-14 
    CRC Press

  • Transforming Public Services by Design

    Re-Orienting Policies, Organizations and Services around People

    By Sabine Junginger

    Of all organizations, perhaps government agencies are perceived to be the least likely to change. They are embedded in enormous bureaucratic structures that have grown over decades, if not centuries. In effect, many people have given up hope that such an institution can ever change its ways of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics in Practice

    Improving System Performance and Human Well-Being in the Real World

    Edited by Steven Shorrock, Claire Williams

    This edited book concerns the real practice of human factors and ergonomics (HF/E), conveying the perspectives and experiences of practitioners and other stakeholders in a variety of industrial sectors, organisational settings and working contexts. The book blends literature on the nature of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    CRC Press

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