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- Springer 2011; US$ 149.00
Interaction with computers is becoming an increasingly ubiquitous and public affair. With more and more interactive digital systems being deployed in places such as museums, city streets and performance venues, understanding how to design for them is becoming ever more pertinent. Crafting interactions for these public settings raises a host of new... more...
- Rosenfeld Media 2011; US$ 22.00
Remote studies allow you to recruit subjects quickly, cheaply, and immediately, and give you the opportunity to observe users as they behave naturally in their own environment. In Remote Research, Nate Bolt and Tony Tulathimutte teach you how to design and conduct remote research studies, top to bottom, with little more than a phone and a laptop. more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 34.99
The first book to reveal and dissect the technical aspect ofmany social engineering maneuvers From elicitation, pretexting, influence and manipulation allaspects of social engineering are picked apart, discussed andexplained by using real world examples, personal experience and thescience behind them to unraveled the mystery in socialengineering.... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 69.99
Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorien stellen das international derzeit wichtigste sozialwissenschaftliche Erklärungsprogramm dar. Das Jahrbuch zeigt an ausgewählten Themenfeldern, wie individualistische Handlungstheorien einen wichtigen Beitrag zur Erklärung sozialer Phänomene leisten können. Der vorliegende sechste Band beschäftigt sich schwerpunktmäßig... more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 149.00
Preferences are useful in many real-life problems, guiding human decision making from early childhood up to complex professional and organizational decisions. In artificial intelligence specifically, preferences is a relatively new topic of relevance to nonmonotonic reasoning, multiagent systems, constraint satisfaction, decision making, social choice... more...
- IOS Press 2011; US$ 195.00
The world's population is aging dramatically, and in most countries the cost of care is rising rapidly. We need a system which helps to minimize the onset of chronic conditions which are costly to treat and diminish quality of life, rather than one primarily directed towards the care of the sick. Innovative use of new technologies may be the only way... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 210.00
Most dialogues are multimodal. When people talk, they use not only their voices, but also facial expressions and other gestures, and perhaps even touch. When computers communicate with people, they use pictures and perhaps sounds, together with textual language, and when people communicate with computers, they are likely to use mouse ?gestures? almost... more...
- Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2009; US$ 30.00
This book has two purposes. First, to introduce the study of work and the workplace as a method for informing the design of computer systems to be used at work. We primarily focus on the predominant way in which the organization of work has been approached within the field of human-computer interaction (HCI), which is from the perspective of ethnomethodology.... more...
- Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2006; US$ 40.00
The human haptic system, among all senses, provides unique and bidirectional communication between humans and their physical environment. Yet, to date, most human-computer interactive systems have focused primarily on the graphical rendering of visual information and, to a lesser extent, on the display of auditory information. Extending the frontier... more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 359.00
This volume of the book contains a collection of chapters selected from the papers which originally (in shortened form) have been presented at the 3rd International Conference on Human-Systems Interaction held in Rzeszow, Poland, in 2010. The chapters are divided into five sections concerning: IV. Environment monitoring and robotic systems, V. Diagnostic... more...