ERIC Number: ED245663
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
User Centered System Design. Part II: Collected Papers from the UCSD HMI Project.
California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla. Inst. for Cognitive Science.
This report is a collection of 11 recent papers by the Human-Machine Interaction Group at the University of California, San Diego. The following papers are included: (1) "Stages and Levels in Human-Machine Interaction," Donald A. Norman; (2) "The Nature of Expertise in UNIX," Stephen W. Draper; (3) "Users in the Real World," David Owen; (4) "Constructive Interaction: A Method for Studying User-Computer-User Interaction," Claire O'Malley, Stephen W. Draper, and Mary S. Riley; (5) "Formalizing Task Descriptions for Command Specification and Documentation," Paul Smolensky, Melissa L. Monty, and Eileen Conway; (6) "Problems in Evaluation of Human-Computer Interfaces: A Case Study," Liam J. Bannon and Claire O'Malley; (7) "Planning Nets: A Framework for Analyzing User-Computer Interactions," Mary S. Riley and Claire O'Malley; (8) "Activity Scripts," Allen Cypher; (9) "DESCRIBE: Environments for Specifying Commands and Retrieving Information by Elaboration," Steven L. Greenspan and Paul Smolensky; (10) "Caveats on the Use of Expert Systems," Liam J. Bannon; and (11) "Software Engineering for User Interfaces," Stephen W. Draper and Donald A. Norman. Each paper includes an abstract and a reference list. (LMM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - General; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research, Arlington, VA. Personnel and Training Research Programs Office.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla. Inst. for Cognitive Science.