This book identifies areas that represent new needs and opportunities for human factors research in the coming decades. It is forward-looking, problem oriented, and selectively focused on national or global problems, including productivity in organizations, education and training, employment and disabilities, health care, and environmental change; technology issues, including communications technology and telenetworking, information access and usability, emerging technologies, automation, and flexible manufacturing, and advanced transportation systems; and human performance, including cognitive performance under stress and aiding intellectual work.
Table of Contents
|Part I: Summary Report||11-68|
|Part II: Background Papers||69-70|
|1 Productivity in Organizations||71-85|
|2 Training and Education||86-105|
|3 Employment and Disabilities||106-130|
|4 Health Care||131-157|
|5 Environmental Change||158-176|
|6 Communication Technology and Telenetworking||177-199|
|7 Information Access and Usability||200-219|
|8 Emerging Technologies in Work Design||220-240|
|10 Cognitive Performance Under Stress||262-290|
|11 Aiding Intellectual Work||291-321|
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