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Issues of Human Computer Interaction - Anabela Sarmento

Issues of Human Computer Interaction

By: Anabela Sarmento (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 1st July 2003
ISBN: 9781591401919
Number Of Pages: 396

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The interaction between humans and computers is evolving rapidly, impacting every aspect of human and organizational life. This book presents the latest developments in this field of Human Computer Interaction (HCI). It discusses issues related End User Computing, as well as issues related to the human side of IT. This book will set a framework for the social and organizational issues related to IT, giving emphasis to its role as facilitator of social relationships, enabling the development of the organizational and individual intelligence and helping to improve human conditions. In Issues of Human Computer Interaction , models and theories are presented together with practical cases that will help students, lecturers, researchers and managers to have a clear idea of what is going on in HCI, today.

Prefacep. vii
Tools to Improve Usability and Web Design
Service-Oriented Human Computer Interaction and Scriptingp. 1
User Acceptance of Online Computer Games: Comparing Two Models in a Field Studyp. 21
Web-STAR: Development of Survey Tools for Use with Requirements Gathering in Web Site Developmentp. 37
Internet and End Users' Concerns
The Use of Query Operators and Their Effect on the Results from Web Search Enginesp. 50
Interactive Proxy for URL Correctionp. 72
Emerging Practices and Standards for Designing Business Web Sites: Recommendations for Developersp. 85
IT and Issues Regarding Human Resources Management
A Framework for Defining E-Business IT Skills Portfoliop. 111
Issues in End-User Behaviorp. 136
Employee Perceptions of Outsourcing of Information Technology Operations: An Empirical Investigationp. 152
Human and Organizational Issues Regarding IT Adoption and Use
Surfacing Occupational Threats to IT-Enabled Change: A Neglected Role for Organization Development?p. 179
Human Factors in the "System Selection" Stage of Library Automationp. 192
Stressing Office Technology's Non-Technical Side: Applying Concepts from Adaptive Structuration Theoryp. 225
Expanding the Information Carrying Capacity of the New Media in the Context of Virtual Teamsp. 263
Change and Challenge: Managing the E-Business Organizationp. 277
Case Studies of Human and Organizational Issues Regarding IT Adoption and Use
Data Quality and Work Alignment: Do IT Professionals Think Differently?p. 291
Human Issues and Computer Interaction: A Study of a U.K. Police Call Centrep. 321
The Role of Group Learning in Implementation of a Personnel Management System in a Hospitalp. 335
About the Editorp. 363
About the Authorsp. 364
Indexp. 373
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ISBN: 9781591401919
ISBN-10: 1591401917
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 396
Published: 1st July 2003
Publisher: IGI Global
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.16 x 18.29  x 2.57
Weight (kg): 0.84