Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction (5th Edition)

Authors: Ben Shneiderman, Catherine Plaisant, Maxine Cohen, Steven Jacobs

Published: 2009 ISBN-10: 0321537351 ISBN-13: 978-0321537355

Ultimate reference book covering all areas of human-computer interaction (HCI) practice and research. The book also provides amount of references for further reading in all discussed topics. This book should not be missed by anybody interested in HCI - from novices to skilled professionals.

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KEY BENEFIT: Provides a broad survey of designing, implementing, managing, maintaining, training, and refining the user interface of interactive systems.
KEY TOPICS: Usability of Interactive systems; Guidelines, Principles, and Theories; Managing Design Processes; Evaluating Interface Designs; Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments; Menu Selection, Form Fills, and Dialog Boxes; Command and Natural Languages; Interaction Devices; Collaboration; Quality of Service; Balancing Function and Fashion; User Documentation and Online Help; Information Search; Information Visualization; Societal and Individual Impact of User Interfaces.
MARKET: An ideal reference for HCI professionals.

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