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The multitasking myth : handling complexity in real-world operations

Author: Loukia D Loukopoulos; Key Dismukes; Immanuel Barshi
Publisher: Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Ltd., ©2009.
Series: Ashgate studies in human factors for flight operations.
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"This book is directly relevant to aviation psychologists and to those involved in aviation training and operations. It will also interest human factors practitioners and individuals in any domain who wish to improve the design of operating procedures and training to advance their overall system safety."--Jacket.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loukia D Loukopoulos; Key Dismukes; Immanuel Barshi
ISBN: 9780754673828 0754673820 9780754679974 0754679977 9780754694120 0754694127
OCLC Number: 270129647
Description: xiv, 188 pages : illustrations, plans ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
What is multitasking and how is it accomplished? --
The ideal : flight operations as depicted by flight operations manuals --
The real : flight operations add complexity and variability --
Analysis of concurrent task demands and crew responses --
The research applied.
Series Title: Ashgate studies in human factors for flight operations.
Responsibility: Loukia D. Loukopoulos, R. Key Dismukes & Immanuel Barshi.
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Despite growing concern with the effects of concurrent task demands on human performance, and research demonstrating that these demands are associated with vulnerability to error, so far there has  Read more...

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'The Multitasking Myth brings the real world of airline flying to aviation psychology, and the insights of aviation psychology to airline flying. The authors show how to design operational procedures Read more...

 
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Concurrent Task Management - The Whys and the Hows

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Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations has released the latest title in a continuing series, The Multitasking Myth: Handling Complexity in Real World Operations by Dr. Key Dismukes, Dr. Loukia Loukopoulos and Dr. Immanuel Barshi. The authors discuss the results of recent research that...
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