This edition has been revised to bring fresh insights into the principles and practice of anthropometrics, workspace design, sitting and seating, hands and. “A review of: “Bodyspace: Anthropometry, Ergonomics and Design”. By STEPHEN PHEASANT. (London, Philadelphia: Taylor & Francis, ). Bodyspace: Anthropometry, Ergonomics and the Design of Work (3rd ed.) by Stephen Pheasant & Christine M. Haslegrave , pages, $ Boca Raton.
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The constant need for an authoritative, contemporary, and above all, usable reference is therefore great. Application of anthropometry in design — Ch. Profusely illustrated and employing tables of human dimensions anthropometric data Bodyspace provides the means to execute successful ergonomic design of benefit to all-manufacturer, designer, and user alike.
It is a recommended primary text on bodyspae courses the world over. Ergonomics in the office — Ch. Publication date ISBN cased pbk. Hands and handles — Ch.
Principles and Practice of Anthropometrics 2. Describe the connection issue.
Bodyspace : anthropometry, ergonomics, and the design of work in SearchWorks catalog
Ergonomics, design and anthropometry — Ch. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p.
Ergonomics in the Office 6. Imprint London ; Bristol, PA: This third edition maintains the same content and structure as previous editions, but updates the material and references to reflect recent developments in the field.
Human diversity — Pt. A Mathematical Synopsis of Anthropometrics. Workspace design — Ch.
Notes “In the vodyspace years since the publication of the first edition of Bodyspace, the knowledge base upon which ergonomics rests has increased significantly.
Includes bibliographical references p. We can tall think of examples of tools we find difficult to use, places we cannot reach, seats designed for someone else, products not fit for their purpose. The bodyspace tables – anthropometric database — Ch. Ergonomics, Anthropometry and the Design of Work – Introduction 1. Skip to search Skip to main content. Health andSafety at Work. Ergonomics at Home 7. Sitting and Seating 4.
This edition has been revised to bring fresh insights into the principles and practice of anthropometrics, workspace design, sitting and seating, hands and handles, ergonomics in the office, ergonomics in the home, and health and safety work.
In Bodyspace, the author argues that this is because designers commonly fail to understand the needs of users of their products, and explains that the solution is for designers to design ergonomically. Nielsen Book Data This edition has been revised to bring fresh insights into the principles and practice anthroppometry anthropometrics, workspace design, sitting and seating, hands and handles, ergonomics in the office, ergonomics in the home, and health and safety at work.
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Anthropometric data — App. The Bodyspace Tables 8. Additional Authors Haslegrave, C. Browse related items Start at call number: The tables of anthropometric data presented within focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing.
Introduction to ergonomic design — Ch. The book has been substantially revised to include new bodyspaec and anthropometric surveys, the latest techniques, and changes in legislation that have taken place in recent years. Nielsen Book Data Publisher’s Summary Bodyspace has been acclaimed since its original incarnation, and has been completely revised and updated for this second edition. Hands and Handles 5. Principles and practice of anthropometrics — Ch.
A mathematical synopsis of anthropometrics. The book’s tables of anthropometric data focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing. Sitting and seating — Ch.