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Title Taming HAL : designing interfaces beyond 2001 / Asaf Degani.
Author Degani, Asaf.
Publication New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 620.82 D
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-304) and index.
Summary Examines the interfaces of systems from light switches, VCRs, subway maps, blood-pressure monitors and automobile cruise control, to ship navigation, and aircraft automatic pilots, and especially the design and misuse of automated controls and warning systems.
Contents -- -- The crash of Korean Airlines flight 007 -- -- The grounding of the Royal Majesty -- .
Subject User interfaces (Computer systems)
Human-machine systems.
Human engineering.
Electric machinery -- Monitoring.
ISBN 031229574X :

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