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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Browse related items Start at call number: The bodyspace tables – anthropometric database — Ch. Publication date ISBN cased pbk. 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.
Ergonomics in the Office 6. Ergonomics, design and anthropometry — Ch. The Anthropomegry Tables 8.
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. Ergonomics at Home 7. Notes “In the 20 years since the publication of the first edition of Bodyspace, the knowledge base upon which ergonomics rests has increased significantly. Hands and Handles 5. A Mathematical Synopsis of Anthropometrics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p. Anthropometric data — App. Describe the connection issue. Includes bibliographical references p. 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.
Principles and practice of anthropometrics — Ch.
Human diversity — Pt. Ergonomics in the office — Ch.
The tables of anthropometric data presented within focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing.
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It is a recommended primary text on teaching courses the world over. Application of anthropometry in design — Ch. Health andSafety at Work. 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.
The book’s tables of anthropometric data focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, anhtropometry ageing.
In Bodyspace, the author argues that this is because designers commonly fail to understand the ertonomics of users of their products, and explains that the solution is for designers to design ergonomically. Principles and Practice of Anthropometrics 2. Find it at other libraries via WorldCat Limited preview. Workspace design — Ch.
Health and safety at ergonomivs — Pt. A mathematical synopsis of anthropometrics. The constant need for an authoritative, contemporary, and above all, usable reference is therefore great. Imprint London ; Bristol, PA: 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.
Additional Authors Haslegrave, C. Hands and handles — Ch. Anhtropometry in the home — Ch. Ergonomics, Anthropometry and the Design of Work – Introduction 1.
Skip to search Skip to main content. Sitting and seating — Ch. Sitting and Seating 4. Introduction to ergonomic design — Ch. The book has been substantially revised to include new research and anthropometric surveys, the latest techniques, and changes in legislation that have bodyspwce place in recent years.
Nielsen Book Data 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.