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Practices and Innovation

Eser Kandogan, Paul P. Maglio, Eben M. Haber, and John Bailey

in Taming Information Technology: Lessons from Studies of System Administrators

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195374124
eISBN:
9780199979134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374124.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

This chapter focuses on standard practices for accomplishing tasks through the story of database administrators Christine and Mike. They considered data loss the worst possible disaster, so their ... More


The logic of failure

D. Dörner

in Human Factors in Hazardous Situations: Proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting held on 28 and 29 June 1989

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521914
eISBN:
9780191688454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521914.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

Unlike other living creatures, humans can adapt to uncertainty. They can form hypotheses about situations marked by uncertainty and can anticipate their actions by planning. They can expect the ... More


Temporal decision making in complex environments

V. De Keyser

in Human Factors in Hazardous Situations: Proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting held on 28 and 29 June 1989

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521914
eISBN:
9780191688454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521914.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

The basic hypothesis of this chapter is that under the influence of technological development and market pressure, situations take on temporal characteristics that are more and more difficult for the ... More


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