Ergonomics & Human Factors Products

  • Surviving Work in Healthcare

    Helpful stuff for people on the frontline

    By Elizabeth Cotton

    The book takes as its starting point the crisis of healthcare in the UK: impossible health targets managed through command and control management and a stomach-churning rise in racism, whistleblowing and victimisation in the NHS. The use of nationally set productivity targets combined with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
    Routledge

  • Investigating Human Error

    Incidents, Accidents, and Complex Systems, Second Edition

    By Barry Strauch

    In this book the author applies contemporary error theory to the needs of investigators and of anyone attempting to understand why someone made a critical error, how that error led to an incident or accident, and how to prevent such errors in the future. Students and investigators of human error…

    Paperback – 2017-03-04 
    CRC Press

  • Culture and Defence in Brazil

    An Inside Look at Brazil's Aerospace Strategies

    By Maria Filomena Fontes Ricco

    This volume examines the connection between culture and defence by providing an inside look at Brazil’s aerospace strategies. Brazil is becoming increasingly important geopolitically and several studies have sought to further understanding of this new position in the international arena. This…

    Hardback – 2017-02-21 
    Routledge
    Military Strategy and Operational Art

  • Electrical Safety and the Law

    5th Edition

    By John M Madden

    Electrical Safety and the Law describes the hazards and risks from the use of electricity, explaining with the help of case studies and accident statistics the types of accidents that occur and how they can be prevented by the use of safe installations, equipment and working practices. It describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Personality, Design and Marketing

    Matching Design to Customer Personal Preferences

    Edited by Gloria Moss

    It is a marketing truism that products should be shaped around the preferences of customers, not designers, and that a design or advert that is effective with one personality type may not be effective with another. Since purchasing intent can be increased by providing products that appeal to…

    Hardback – 2017-02-02 
    Routledge

  • Psychology and Design

    By Ian Gordon

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Psychology Press

  • 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

  • Transforming Public Services by Design

    Re-Orienting Policies, Organizations and Services around People

    By Sabine Junginger

    For policy makers and policy implementers, design challenges abound. Every design challenge presents an opportunity for change and transformation. To get from policy intent to policy outcome, however, is not a straightforward journey. It involves people and services as much as it involves policies…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Aviation Social Science: Research Methods in Practice

    By Mark W. Wiggins, Catherine Stevens

    This book is a guide that addressees social science research issues within the aviation industry. Studies involving human factors, personality, training systems evaluation, decision-making, crew resource management and situation awareness are used to illustrate not only the process, but also the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-11 
    Routledge
    Studies in Aviation Psychology and Human Factors

  • Outdoor Activities, Negligence and the Law

    By Julian Fulbrook

    Recent years have witnessed several tragedies during school and youth expeditions. This in turn has led to legislation and the tight regulation of Outdoor Activity Centres, with successive governments issuing guidelines for teachers and others supervising such activities. Inevitably there will…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Aviation Training

    Learners, Instruction and Organization

    By Ross A.Telfer, Phillip J. Moore

    The book is in three parts, which consider training from the perspective of the learner, the instructor and the organization. Its intended readership includes civil and military training and senior pilots, flying instructors, check pilots, CRM facilitators, Human Factors and safety departments,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics

    Edited by Wendell Wallach, Peter Asaro

    Once the stuff of science fiction, recent progress in artificial intelligence, robotics, and machine learning means that these rapidly advancing technologies are finally coming into widespread use within everyday life. Such rapid development in these areas also brings with it a host of social,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

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