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The mind at work

psychological ergonomics

by W. T. Singleton

  • 63 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Industrial.,
  • Human engineering.,
  • Human-machine systems.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementW.T. Singleton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5548.8 .S527 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 348 p. :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2058682M
    ISBN 100521265797
    LC Control Number88037890

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