Ergonomics & Human Factors Products

  • Aviation Human Factors and SMS

    The Contribution of a Generation

    By Daniel E. Maurino

    The last twenty-five years are arguably the period when the most significant change took place in international civil aviation as a whole. Progress in the post-WWII Fifties, the introduction of the jet engine in the Sixties, and the early technology in the Seventies effectively and efficiently…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Extreme Events

    Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises

    By Saskia Hufnagel, Timothy Legrand

    A procession of natural disasters and other extreme events continues to wreak considerable damage on Western societies and their economies. Man-made threats, both real and perceived, present an unsettling outlook: chemical, nuclear and biological terrorism, cyber-attacks and industrial accidents…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Elements of Diagramming

    Design Theories, Analyses and Methods

    By Clive J. Richards

    This book brings together some of the growing number of research studies and inquiries into practice that have focused on the visual communication design aspects of diagrams used principally to inform the non-expert. This places it firmly in the domain of that viewer/user-centred field of endeavour…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge

  • Simulation-Based Training in Healthcare and Beyond

    A Practical Guide to Team Debriefs

    By Michael A. Rosen, Eduardo Salas, Scott Tannenbaum, Peter J. Pronovost, Shad Deering, Nicola E. Schiebel, Heidi B. King

    It should come as no surprise that people learn from experience. In one form or another, it is the primary means by which most of us have come to master the fundamentals of our profession. This is why simulation is such a valuable tool for learning. It allows people to have experiences they…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Wisdom, Analytics and Wicked Problems

    Integral Decision Making for the Data Age

    By Ali Intezari, David Pauleen

    The challenges faced by 21-century businesses, organisations and governments are characterized as being fundamentally different in nature, scope and levels of impact from those of the past. As problems become increasingly complex and wicked, conventional reductive approaches and data-based…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Gower
    The Practical Wisdom in Leadership and Organization Series

  • Risk Management

    Volume I: Theories, Cases, Policies and Politics Volume II: Management and Control

    By Gerald Mars, David T. H. Weir

    This title was first published in 2000:  The International Library of Management is a comprehensive core reference series comprised of the most significant and influential articles by the leading authorities in the management studies field. Volumes in the series include a full-length…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Translating Systems Thinking into Practice

    A Guide to Developing Incident Reporting Systems

    By Natassia Goode, Paul M. Salmon, Michael Lenne, Caroline Finch

    The objective of this book is to provide practical guidance on developing and implementing incident reporting and learning systems that are underpinned by the latest ’systems thinking’ on accident causation and prevention. Although the systems approach to accident causation is now well known (e.g.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13 
    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…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • New Paradigms in Ergonomics

    Edited by Neville A. Stanton, Paul M. Salmon, Guy H. Walker

    The systems in which we work continue to evolve, creating emergent problems and often strengthening intractable issues. In order to remain relevant and impactful, the discipline of Ergonomics needs its paradigms to evolve too. The aim of this book is to provide researchers and practitioners with…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Delivering Resilient Health Care

    Edited by Erik Hollnagel, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears

    Health care is under tremendous pressure regarding efficiency, safety, and economic viability. It has responded by adopting techniques that have been useful in other industries, such as quality management, lean production, and high reliability – although with limited, and all-too-often…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22 
    Routledge

  • The Good Drone

    By Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert

    While the military use of drones has been the subject of much scrutiny, the use of drones for humanitarian purposes has so far received little attention. As the starting point for this study, it is argued that the prospect of using drones for humanitarian and other life-saving activities has…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Domesticating Drones

    The Technology, Law, and Economics of Unmanned Aircraft

    By Henry H Perritt, Jr, Eliot O Sprague

    The public debate over civilian use of drones is intensifying. Variously called "unmanned aircraft systems", "unmanned aerial vehicles", "remotely piloted aircraft", or simply "drones", they are available for purchase by anyone for a few hundred to a few thousand dollars. They have strikingly…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

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