Ergonomics Products

  • Face to Face with Practice

    Existenial Forms of Research for Management Inquiry

    By Steven Segal, Claire Jankelson

    Coming Face to Face with your own practice is an emerging approach to management and professional research that has a significant impact on management practice.. It closes the gap between theory and practice. . An existential form of research means that the researcher carefully attends to their…

    Hardback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Military Research Methods

    By Alison Williams, Rachel Woodward, Matthew Rech

    This volume is concerned with the practices of conducting research on military issues. As an edited collection, the book brings together an extensive selection of authors whose chapters engage with a core concern about the process of conducting research on military issues from a range of…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Food and the Risk Society

    The Power of Risk Perception

    By Charlotte Fabiansson

    This book offers a comprehensive understanding of the current scientific knowledge concerning risks associated with food preparation, processing and consumption, with particular attention to the gap between scientific research and public perception. Examining the effects of food on the body from…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Usability Testing of Video Games

    Multidisciplinary Case Studies

    Edited by Miguel Angel Garcia-Ruiz

    Usability is about making digital products, such as video games, easier to use and matching them closely to player requirements, needs, and desires. Video games with high usability are generally played more efficiently and frequently and typically experience higher sales volumes. This book presents…

    Hardback – 2016-05-09 
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment

    Edited by Harold F. O'Neil, Eva L. Baker, Ray S. Perez

    Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment: Key Issues comprises a multidisciplinary investigation into the issues that arise when using games and simulations for educational purposes. Using both theoretical and empirical analyses, this collection examines cognitive, motivational, and…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05 
    Routledge

  • Safety and Reliability in the Oil and Gas Industry

    A Practical Approach

    By B.S. Dhillon

    An Insightful Guide to Avoiding Offshore Oil- and Gas-Industry Disaster Designing, constructing, operating, and maintaining offshore oil and gas industry equipment and systems can sometimes result in accidents, injuries, and other serious problems. Safety and Reliability in the Oil and Gas…

    Hardback – 2016-04-22 
    CRC Press

  • Psychosocial Dynamics of Cyber Security

    Edited by Stephen J Zaccaro, Reeshad S. Dalal, Lois E. Tetrick, Julie A. Steinke

    This new volume, edited by industrial and organizational psychologists, will look at the important topic of cyber security work in the US and around the world. With contributions from experts in the fields of industrial and organizational psychology, human factors, computer science, economics, and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-15 
    Routledge
    Applied Psychology Series

  • Transport Planning and Traffic Safety

    Making Cities, Roads, and Vehicles Safer

    Edited by Geetam Tiwari, Dinesh Mohan

    In recognition of the importance of road safety as a major health issue, the World Health Organization has declared 2011-2021 the Decade of Safety Action. Several countries in Europe, North America, and Asia have been successful in reducing fatalities and injuries due to road traffic crashes.…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14 
    CRC Press

  • From Accidents to Zero

    A Practical Guide to Improving Your Workplace Safety Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Sharman

    From Accidents to Zero opens up the field of safety culture and breaks it down into bite-sized pieces to facilitate new, critical thought and inspire practical action. As leaders increasingly understand the importance of good safety practice to support their business objectives, safety and health…

    Hardback – 2016-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Practical Leadership Skills for Safety Professionals and Project Engineers

    By Gary L. Winn

    For Future Leaders in Safety and Engineering You’ve chosen to become a leader in occupational health and safety. Practical Leadership Skills for Safety Professionals and Project Engineers can show you how. Purposely oriented toward the art and science of leadership, this book is designed to provide…

    Hardback – 2016-03-21 
    CRC Press

  • Occupational Safety and Hygiene IV

    Edited by Pedro M. Arezes, João Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo

    Occupational Safety and Hygiene IV is a compilation of selected works within the domain of occupational safety and hygiene, focusing on occupational safety, risk assessment, safety management, ergonomics, management systems, environmental ergonomics, physical environments, construction safety and…

    Hardback – 2016-03-15 
    CRC Press

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