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Human factors of a global society : a system of systems perspective

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dc.contributor.editor Marek, Tadeusz [SAP11007137] pl
dc.contributor.editor Karwowski, Waldemar pl
dc.contributor.editor Frankowicz, Marek [SAP11007896] pl
dc.contributor.editor Kantola, Jussi pl
dc.contributor.editor Zgaga, Pavel pl
dc.date.accessioned 2015-04-17T08:46:01Z
dc.date.available 2015-04-17T08:46:01Z
dc.date.issued 2014 pl
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-4665-7286-7 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/5197
dc.language eng pl
dc.title Human factors of a global society : a system of systems perspective pl
dc.type Book pl
dc.pubinfo Boca Raton pl
dc.pubinfo London pl
dc.pubinfo New York : CRC Press pl
dc.description.physical XXVII, 1149 pl
dc.description.additional Bibliogr. przy rozdz. Indeks pl
dc.abstract.en During the last 60 years the discipline of human factors (HF) has evolved alongside progress in engineering, technology, and business. Contemporary HF is clearly shifting towards addressing the human-centered design paradigm for much larger and complex societal systems, the effectiveness of which is affected by recent advances in engineering, science, and education. Human Factors of a Global Society: A System of Systems Perspective explores the future challenges and potential contributions of the human factors discipline in the Conceptual Age of human creativity and social responsibility. Written by a team of experts and pioneers, this book examines the human aspects related to contemporary societal developments in science, engineering, and higher education in the context of unprecedented progress in those areas. It also discusses new paradigms for higher education, including education delivery, and administration from a systems of systems perspective. It then examines the future challenges and potential contributions of the human factors discipline. While there are other books that focus on systems engineering or on a specific area of human factors, this book unifies these different perspectives into a holistic point of view. It gives you an understanding of human factors as it relates to the global enterprise system and its newly emerging characteristics such as quality, system complexity, evolving management system and its role in social and behavioral changes. By exploring the human aspects related to actual societal developments in science, the book opens a new horizon for the HF community. pl
dc.description.series Ergonomics Design and Management pl
dc.description.publication 58,8 pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Zarządzania i Komunikacji Społecznej : Instytut Psychologii Stosowanej pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Chemii : Zakład Chemii Teoretycznej im. K. Gumińskiego pl
dc.subtype Monography pl
dc.rights.original bez licencji pl


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