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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Ergonomics in the office — Ch. Introduction to ergonomic design — Ch. 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, design and anthropometry — Ch. The tables of anthropometric data presented within focus on bodysppace diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing.
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Additional Authors Haslegrave, C. Human diversity — Pt. Anthropometric data — App. The book has been substantially revised to include new research and anthropometric surveys, the latest techniques, and changes in legislation that have taken place in recent years. Skip to search Skip to main content. Sitting and seating — Ch. A mathematical synopsis of anthropometrics.
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. A Mathematical Synopsis of Anthropometrics. Browse related items Start at call number: Principles and Practice of Anthropometrics 2.
Includes bibliographical references p. Bodyspac of anthropometry in design — Ch. Profusely illustrated and employing tables anthropomegry human dimensions anthropometric data Bodyspace provides the means to execute successful ergonomic design of benefit to all-manufacturer, designer, and user alike.
Ergonomics in the Office 6. The book’s tables of anthropometric data focus on human diversity, ethnic differences, growth and development, secular trends, social class and occupation, and ageing. Describe the connection issue. 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.
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Ergonomics in the home — Ch. Find it at other libraries via WorldCat Limited preview. 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.
Workspace design — Ch. It is a recommended primary text on teaching courses the world over.
Nielsen Book Data SearchWorks Catalog Stanford Libraries. 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 antyropometry, and health and safety at work. Ergonomics, Anthropometry and the Design of Work – Introduction 1. Health andSafety at Work.
Health and safety at work — Pt.
Hands and Handles 5. Principles anthgopometry practice of anthropometrics — Ch. Sitting and Seating 4. The constant need for an authoritative, contemporary, and above all, usable reference is therefore great. Notes “In the 20 years since the publication of the first edition of Bodyspace, the knowledge base upon which ergonomics rests has increased significantly.