The author uses this series to try to fight the information overload experienced during the 1980s and 1990s. Its concentration is on surveying important areas, providing an overview of recent advancements, and surveying interesting specific design or development projects to show how the state of the art is being carried out. Essays by specialists that speculate on important trends in the field are also included.Thus, in his analysis of designing a vacuum cleaner, Alexander focussed on four specifications: simplicity (the number ... and idealized: specifications as general as aquot;simplicityaquot; will not be of much use in any real design undertaking (indeed, we anbsp;...
|Title||:||Advances in Human-computer Interaction|
|Author||:||H. Rex Hartson|
|Publisher||:||Intellect Books - 1985|