skip to content
Follow the yellow brick road : learning to give, take, and use instructions Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Follow the yellow brick road : learning to give, take, and use instructions

Author: Richard Saul Wurman; Loring Leifer; Edward Koren; Larry Gonick
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Saul Wurman; Loring Leifer; Edward Koren; Larry Gonick
ISBN: 0553074253 9780553074253
OCLC Number: 23731923
Description: xxxv, 387 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: What's the Problem with Izzy? --
Instructions: The Core of Communications --
Talking on the Job: Seeing Instructions in the Context of Work --
If I've Told You Once ... : Typecasting Instruction -Givers and -Takers --
Beyond Personalities --
Why Can't Anybody Follow Instructions? --
Tile Management or Jumping Hurdles to Understanding --
Follow the Yellow Brick Road: Instruction Construction 101 --
Right of Ways --
Destructions --
Fie-Tech or Man Versus the Machine --
Spontaneous Generation: Theories on the Origin of Instruction Manuals --
The Most Unforgettable Instructors --
Empowerment and the Sphere of Vision --
The New Leadership: Conductors Versus Controllers --
An Instruction Crib Sheet.
Responsibility: Richard Saul Wurman with Loring Leifer ; introduction by John Sculley ; drawings by Ed Koren and Larry Gonick.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23731923> # Follow the yellow brick road : learning to give, take, and use instructions
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "23731923" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047000> ; # Oral communication
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/302.2242/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1102505098#Topic/communicatieve_vaardigheden> ; # Communicatieve vaardigheden
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/272824465> ; # Loring Leifer
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71986961> ; # Larry Gonick
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84593992> ; # Edward Koren
   schema:copyrightYear "1992" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108178371> ; # Richard Saul Wurman
   schema:datePublished "1992" ;
   schema:description "What's the Problem with Izzy? -- Instructions: The Core of Communications -- Talking on the Job: Seeing Instructions in the Context of Work -- If I've Told You Once ... : Typecasting Instruction -Givers and -Takers -- Beyond Personalities -- Why Can't Anybody Follow Instructions? -- Tile Management or Jumping Hurdles to Understanding -- Follow the Yellow Brick Road: Instruction Construction 101 -- Right of Ways -- Destructions -- Fie-Tech or Man Versus the Machine -- Spontaneous Generation: Theories on the Origin of Instruction Manuals -- The Most Unforgettable Instructors -- Empowerment and the Sphere of Vision -- The New Leadership: Conductors Versus Controllers -- An Instruction Crib Sheet."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1102505098> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Follow the yellow brick road : learning to give, take, and use instructions"@en ;
   schema:productID "23731923" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23731923#PublicationEvent/new_york_bantam_books_1992> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1102505098#Agent/bantam_books> ; # Bantam Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780553074253> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23731923> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1102505098#Topic/communicatieve_vaardigheden> # Communicatieve vaardigheden
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Communicatieve vaardigheden"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047000> # Oral communication
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Oral communication"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108178371> # Richard Saul Wurman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1935" ;
   schema:familyName "Wurman" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard Saul" ;
   schema:name "Richard Saul Wurman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/272824465> # Loring Leifer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Leifer" ;
   schema:givenName "Loring" ;
   schema:name "Loring Leifer" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71986961> # Larry Gonick
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gonick" ;
   schema:givenName "Larry" ;
   schema:name "Larry Gonick" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84593992> # Edward Koren
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Koren" ;
   schema:givenName "Edward" ;
   schema:name "Edward Koren" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780553074253>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0553074253" ;
   schema:isbn "9780553074253" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.