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Advances in Social & Occupational Ergonomics

Proceedings of the AHFE 2017 International Conference on Social & Occupational Ergonomics, July 17-21, 2017, The Westin Bonaventure Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA

Editors: Goossens, Richard H.M. (Ed.)

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  • Reports on cutting-edge research in social and occupational ergonomics 
  • Discusses different types of organizational structures, including virtual ones
  • Gives a special emphasis to lifelong learning, personalized learning, and work-life balance in enterprises
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This book reports on cutting-edge research related to social and occupational factors. It presents innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems, which consider organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory design, as well as teamwork, community ergonomics, cooperative work, and warning systems. Moreover, it reports on new work paradigms, organizational cultures, virtual organizations, telework, and quality management. The book reports on cutting-edge infrastructures implemented for different purposes such as urban, health, and enterprise. It discusses the growing role of automated systems and presents innovative solutions addressing the needs of special populations. Based on the AHFE 2017 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, held on July 17-21, 2017, in Los Angeles, California, USA, the book provides readers with a comprehensive view of the current challenges in both organizational and occupational ergonomics, highlighting key connections between them and underlining the importance of emotional factors in influencing human performance.

Table of contents (34 chapters)

Table of contents (34 chapters)
  • Psychosocial Aspects of New Technology Implementation

    Pages 3-8

    Jones, Dennis R.

  • How to Make Maintenance Processes More Efficient Using Lean Tools?

    Pages 9-20

    Jasiulewicz-Kaczmarek, Małgorzata (et al.)

  • One Point Lesson as a Tool for Work Standardization and Optimization - Case Study

    Pages 21-31

    Szwedzka, Katarzyna (et al.)

  • Implementation of TPM Methodology in Worker Fatigue Management - A Macroergonomic Approach

    Pages 32-41

    Butlewski, Marcin (et al.)

  • Methodology of Maturity Level Rating for Macro Ergonomic System in Area of Sustainable Development

    Pages 42-51

    Pacholski, Leszek (et al.)

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eBook $189.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-60828-0
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Softcover $249.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-60827-3
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  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Social & Occupational Ergonomics
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the AHFE 2017 International Conference on Social & Occupational Ergonomics, July 17-21, 2017, The Westin Bonaventure Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA
Editors
  • Richard H.M. Goossens
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
605
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-60828-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-60828-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-60827-3
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 346
Number of Illustrations
119 b/w illustrations
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