Designing Interactive Systems: People, Activities, Contexts, Technologies (Hardcover)

David Benyon, Phil Turner, Susan Turner

  • 出版商: Addison Wesley
  • 出版日期: 2005-03-24
  • 售價: $1,140
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 832
  • 裝訂: Hardcover
  • ISBN: 0321116291
  • ISBN-13: 9780321116291
  • 已過版




Designing Interactive Systems is aimed squarely at the next generation of interactive system designers. The book presents a coherent introduction to the practical issues of creating interactive systems and products from a human-centred perspective.


Table of Contents:


Publisher's Acknowledgements

Part I: Essential Interactive Systems Design
1. Designing interactive systems - A fusion of skills
2. People, activities, contexts and technologies - A framework for designing interactive systems
3. Principles and practice of interactive systems design
4. The Home Information Centre (HIC) 1: A case study in designing interactive systems

Part II: People and Technologies
5. Understanding people 1: An introduction to cognitive psychology
6. Technology 1: Supporting single user interaction
7. Understanding people 2: Embodied, situated and distributed cognition

Part III: Activities and Contexts of Interactive Systems Design
8. Scenarios
9. Requirements
10. Envisionment
11. Prototyping
12. Evaluation
13. Conceptual and physical design
14. The Home Information Centre (HIC) 2: Development and evaluation

Part IV: Psychological Foundations for Interactive Systems Design
15. Memory, attention and making mistakes
16. Hearing and haptics
17. Affective computing and pleasure

Part V: Techniques for Interactive Systems Design
18. Contextual Design 1: The Contextual Interview and work modelling
19. Contextual Design 2: From models to design
20. Task analysis
21. Further evaluation 1: Generic techniques and current issues
22. Further evaluation 2: Special contexts

Part VI: Information Spaces
23. Information architecture
24. Information design
25. Navigation of information space
26. Agent-based interaction
27. Ubiquitous computing and distributed information

Part VII: Computer-Supported Cooperative Working
28. CSCW 1: Supporting communication
29. CSCW 2: Understanding cooperative working
30. CSCW 3: TEchnology to support cooperation

References and bibliography