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- CRC Press 2004; US$ 121.95
This volume began with a workshop of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence held in 2001. Concerned with embodied agents as cultural objects and subjects, the book is divided into three parts. It begins by drawing attention to the cultural embeddedness of technology in general and agent design in particular, as a reminder that... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 125.00
The leading thinkers from the cognitive science tradition participated in a workshop sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories in July of 2003 to discuss progress in building their models. The goal was to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for cognitive systems and to present exemplary developments in the field. Following the workshop, a... more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 82.95
Eldo C. Koenig began his professional career with the U.S.A. War Department, Manhattan District, in work associated with the atomic bomb. A retired professor of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's computer sciences department, Koenig is an active member of ACM, IEEE Computer Society, and the AAAS. He has published over fifty works pertaining... more...
- Springer London 2007; US$ 159.00
Fieldwork for Design looks at why ethnographic approaches have been turned to in the design of computing devices for the workplace, for the home and elsewhere. It presents a history of ethnography, both as it was practiced before computer science picked it up and since, most especially in the CSCW and HCI domains. It examines, further, the various... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 189.00
Human-CenteredSoftwareEngineering: BridgingHCI,UsabilityandSoftwareEngineering From its beginning in the 1980?s, the ?eld of human-computer interaction (HCI) has beende?nedasamultidisciplinaryarena. BythisImeanthattherehas beenanexplicit recognition that distinct skills and perspectives are required to make the whole effort of designing usable computer... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 199.00
The present book contains a collection of the best papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Interacción Persona Ordenador (IPO) (which is Human Computer Interaction in Spanish), which took place in th th Lleida on May 5 -7 , 2004. This conference was co-organised by the Universitat of Lleida and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Each... more...
- Springer London 2005; US$ 129.00
In 1969 Herbert Simon wrote a book, The Science of the Artificial, in which he argued that cognitive science should have its area of application in the design of devices. He proposed the foundation of a science of the artificial related with cognitive science in the sense in which we have traditionally understood the relationship between the engineering... more...
- Springer London 2007; US$ 249.00
The eighteenth annual British HCI Conference chose as its theme Design for Life. 'Life' has many facets, from work (of course, or should we say inevitably!) to travel, fun and other forms of leisure. We selected 23 full papers out of 63 submitted, which covered our interaction with computer systems in a variety of types of life situation ? including... more...
- Elsevier Science 2008; US$ 47.95
Many aspects of usability testing have been thoroughly studied and documented. This isn?t true, however, of the details of interacting with the test participants who provide the critical usability data. This omission has meant that there have been no training materials and no principles from which new moderators can learn how to interact. Moderating... more...
Human Interface and the Management of Information. Methods, Techniques and Tools in Information DesignSpringer 2007; US$ 139.00
This two-volume set LNCS 4557 and 4558 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Symposium on Human Interface 2007, held in Beijing, China in July 2007 in the framework of the 12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2007 with 8 other thematically similar conferences. The 240 revised papers presented in the two volumes were... more...