Ergonomics & Human Factors Products

  • 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 – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • In Pursuit of Foresight

    Disaster Incubation Theory Re-imagined

    By Mike Lauder

    Many inquiry reports blame management for their failures of foresight. These reports are based on the premise that, with a little more thought, these oversights, and so the crisis, would have been avoided. Is it really that simple? The important question is whether, without hindsight, it would have…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Living in Digital Worlds

    Designing the Digital Public Space

    By Naomi Jacobs, Rachel Cooper

    Living in Digital Worlds investigates the relationship between human society and technology, as our private and particularly our public lives are increasingly undertaken in spaces that are inherently digital: digital public spaces. The book unpicks why digital technology is such an inextricable…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Human Factors in Land Use Planning and Urban Design

    Methods, Practical Guidance and Applications

    By Nicholas J. Stevens, Paul M. Salmon, Guy H. Walker, Neville A. Stanton

    This book furthers the role of human factors methods in land use planning and urban design that was recognised by Stevens and Salmon in 2014. At a simplistic level the issues found in both discipline areas are one and the same: the design of the environment brings about emergent behaviours that in…

    Hardback – 2018-01-23 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Socio-technical Systems

  • 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 – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Face to Face with Practice

    Existential 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…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge

  • Increasing Motorcycle Conspicuity

    Design and Assessment of Interventions to Enhance Rider Safety

    By Lars Rößger, Michael G. Lenné

    It’s a widely recognised trend that powered-two-wheelers' (PTWs) use has been steadily increasing and is projected to increase further. While providing benefits to the community in the form of reduced traffic congestion and environmental benefits, the risks to PTW riders remain and visibility will…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06
    CRC Press
    The Human Factors of Simulation and Assessment Series

  • The Safety Anarchist

    Relying on human expertise and innovation, reducing bureaucracy and compliance

    By Sidney Dekker

    Work has never been as safe as it seems today. Safety has also never been as bureaucratized as it is today. Over the past two decades, the number of safety rules and statutes has exploded, and organizations themselves are creating ever more internal compliance requirements. At the same time,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge

  • Risk in Extreme Environments

    Preparing, Avoiding, Mitigating, and Managing

    By Vicki M. Bier

    Risk in Extreme Environments presents a wide-ranging discussion of approaches for assessing and managing extreme risks. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of experience of the system in question, and can include environmental catastrophe; engineering failure;…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27
    Routledge

  • Advances in Aviation Psychology

    Volume 1

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang, John Flach

    Aviation remains one of the most active and challenging domains for human factors and applied psychology. Since 1981, the biennial International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP) has been convened for the purposes of (a) presenting the latest research on human performance problems and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Cognitive Systems Engineering

    The Future for a Changing World

    Edited by Philip J. Smith, Robert R. Hoffman

    This volume provides an exceptional perspective on the nature, evolution, contributions and future of the field of Cognitive Systems Engineering (CSE). It is a resource to support both the teaching and practice of CSE. It accomplishes this through its organization into two complementary approaches…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24
    CRC Press
    Expertise: Research and Applications Series

  • Ghosts in the Machine

    Rethinking Learning Work and Culture in Air Traffic Control

    By Christine Owen

    This book provides a socio-cultural analysis of the ways in which air traffic controllers formally and informally learn about their work and the active role that organisational cultures play in shaping interpretation and meaning. In particular, it describes the significant role that organizational…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10
    CRC Press

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