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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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.
Ergonomics, Anthropometry and the Design of Work anthropometru Introduction 1. Principles and practice of anthropometrics — Ch. The Bodyspace Tables 8. 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 ergonomifs home, and health and safety work. The bodyspace tables – anthropometric database — Ch. Ergonomics in the Office 6. A Mathematical Synopsis of Anthropometrics.
A mathematical synopsis of anthropometrics. Describe the connection issue. Sitting and seating — Ch. Sitting and Seating 4.
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Imprint London ; Bristol, PA: Additional Authors Haslegrave, C. Anthropometric data — App.
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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 Skip to search Skip to main content.
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. Nielsen Book Data 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 at work.
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.
The constant need for an authoritative, contemporary, and above all, usable reference is therefore great. Human diversity — Pt.
Health and safety at work — Pt. Workspace design — Ch. 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. Health andSafety at Work.
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. The book’s tables of anthropometric data focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing. Publication date ISBN cased pbk. Notes “In the 20 years since the publication of the first edition of Bodyspace, the knowledge base upon which ergonomics rests has increased significantly.
Ergonomics, design and anthropometry — Ch.
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Application of anthropometry in design — Ch. The book has been substantially revised to include new research and anthropometric surveys, the latest techniques, and changes in legislation that have taken anhhropometry in recent years. It is a recommended primary text on teaching courses the world over.
Hands and Handles 5. Includes bibliographical references p. Ergonomics at Home 7.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p. Introduction to ergonomic design — Ch. Ergonomics in the home — Ch. Hands and handles — Ch. Ergonomics in the office — Ch. SearchWorks Anthdopometry Stanford Libraries.