eBook Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction, 1st Edition

  • Editor: Claude Ghaoui [Liverpool John Moores University (UK)]
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  • ISBN-10: 1591407982
  • ISBN-13: 9781591407980
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 738 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released April 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006
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Originally published in print format in 2004.
Human Computer Interaction attracts innovation and creativity because of its multi-disciplinary nature, in computing and IT research and development. For the last 25 years or so, it inspired new solutions, specially, for the benefit of the user as a human being, making the user the focal point which technology should serve rather than the other way round.

Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction is the most thorough and definitive source providing coverage of everything related to the field of human computer interaction. This encyclopedia covers a wide range of human computer interaction related topics such as concepts, design, usability, evaluation, innovations, and applications of human computer interaction in organizations around the globe. Hundreds of contributors and advisors from around the world have conferred their expertise to this publication, making this encyclopedia a single source of authoritative and contemporary research in field of human computer interaction.

Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction also includes coverage of real life experiences and cases of human computer interaction and the lessons learned helping readers to learn extensively about this important field of study.

Key features include:

  • Numerous contributions international scholars providing comprehensive coverage of theory and concepts of Human Computer Interaction
  • Example of best practices and case studies in Human Computer Interaction
  • A compendium of terms, definitions and explanations of concepts, processes and acronyms provided by international experts
  • Organized by titles and indexed by authors and topics, making it a convenient methods of reference for readers
  • Cross referencing of key terms, figures and information related to Human Computer Interaction

Originally published in print format in 2005.



  • Claude Ghaoui [Liverpool John Moores University (UK)]