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  • Integral Operational Leadership

    A relationally intelligent approach to sustained performance in the twenty-first century

    By Gregory Park

    Throughout Integral Operational Leadership, Park acknowledges that the principles, perspectives and priorities highlighted in his first book Collaborative Wisdom must be translated into practical and operational guidelines. The first part of this new volume briefly revisits the theory and concepts…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge

  • Risk Analysis and Management of Repetitive Actions

    A Guide for Applying the OCRA System (Occupational Repetitive Actions), Third Edition

    By Daniela Colombini, Enrico Occhipinti

    This book covers the application of the OCRA (Occupational Repetitive Actions) method. The methods make up a system dedicated to the analysis and management of the risk of biomechanical overload of the upper limbs. The book focuses on the OCRA checklist which presents various models from the most…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    CRC Press
    Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

  • Resilient Leadership

    Beyond myths and misunderstandings

    By Karsten Drath

    Intense pressures pose considerable challenges to executives striving to succeed in an environment of increasing volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. Today’s leaders are constantly fighting to make sense of their changing worlds and to make the right decisions for themselves, their…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Quality-I Is Safety-ll

    The Integration of Two Management Systems

    By Sasho Andonov

    This book deals with the present and future situation with Quality and Safety management Systems (QMS and SMS). It presents new ideas, points to the basic misunderstandings in the two management systems, and covers a wide range of industries, as well as providing a practical assessment of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-25 
    CRC Press

  • Self-Assembly Lab

    Experiments in Programming Matter

    By Skylar Tibbits

    What if structures could build themselves or adapt to fluctuating environments? Skylar Tibbits, Director of the Self-Assembly Lab in the Department of Architecture at MIT, Cambridge, MA, crosses the boundaries between architecture, biology, materials science and the arts, to envision a world where…

    Paperback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge

  • Fall Prevention and Protection

    Principles, Guidelines, and Practices

    Edited by Hongwei Hsiao, PhD

    This book covers a wealth of knowledge from experts and informed stakeholders on the best ways to understand, prevent, and control fall-related risk exposures. Featured are subjects on: (1) a public health view of fall problems and strategic goals; (2) the sciences behind human falls and injury…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Design Error

    A Human Factors Approach

    By Ronald William Day

    This book shows how to identify potential design errors and modify procedures in the design process to mitigate design-induced error. Real life examples are used to demonstrate the points being made. Many of the concerns raised in the book have come from a worldwide study conducted with designers,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19 
    CRC Press

  • Airborne Occupational Hazards in Sewer Systems

    By Amy Forsgren, Kristina Brinck

    Sewer systems fall into the category "out of sight, out of mind" – they seldom excite interest. But when things go wrong with the air in the sewer system, they go very wrong. Consequences can be dramatic and devastating: sewer workers killed instantly by poisonous gas when they lift a sewer lid, or…

    Hardback – 2016-10-11 
    CRC Press

  • Military Neuroscience and the Coming Age of Neurowarfare

    By Armin Krishnan

    Krishnan describes military applications of neuroscience research and emerging neurotechnology with relevance to the conduct of armed conflict and law enforcement. This work builds upon literature by scholars such as Moreno and Giordano and fills an existing gap, not only in terms of reviewing…

    Hardback – 2016-10-04 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Distributed Cognition and Reality

    How Pilots and Crews Make Decisions

    By Katherine L. Plant, Neville A. Stanton

    Distributed Cognition and Reality puts theory into practice, as the first book to show how to apply the Perceptual Cycle Model in aviation decision making. Based on case studies, critical incident interviews and live observations in cockpits, the authors develop a new way to understand how pilots…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press
    100 Cases

  • Human Factors in Transportation

    Social and Technological Evolution Across Maritime, Road, Rail, and Aviation Domains

    Edited by Giuseppe Di Bucchianico, Andrea Vallicelli, Neville A. Stanton, Steven J. Landry

    More and more the most traditional and typical applied ergonomics issues of the activities related to sea shipping, vehicle driving, and flying are required to deal with some emerging topics related to the growing automatism and manning reduction, the ICT’s advances and pervasiveness, and the new…

    Hardback – 2016-09-26 
    CRC Press
    Industrial and Systems Engineering Series

  • Modeling Sociocultural Influences on Decision Making

    Understanding Conflict, Enabling Stability

    Edited by Joseph V. Cohn, Sae Schatz, Hannah Freeman, David J. Y. Combs

    In our increasingly globally interconnected world, understanding and appreciating the sociocultural context within which individuals make their decisions is critical to developing successful partnerships. The collection of chapters in this volume illustrates how advances in information and social…

    Hardback – 2016-09-16 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

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