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The inmates are running the asylum

Author: Alan Cooper
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Sams, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alan Cooper calls for a Software Revolution - his best-selling book now in trade paperback with new foreword and afterword.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Cooper
ISBN: 0672326140 9780672326141
OCLC Number: 493810266
Description: 1 vol. (255 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Paul Saffo --
Preface --
Part 1. Computer obliteracy. Chap. 1. Riddles for the information age --
Chap. 2. Cognitive friction --
Part 2. It costs you big time. Chap. 3. Wasting money --
Chap. 4. The dancing bear --
Chap. 5. Customer disloyalty --
Part 3. Eating soup with a fork. Chap. 6. The inmates are running the asylum --
Chap. 7. Homo logicus --
Chap. 8. An obsolete culture --
Part 4. Interaction design is good business. Chap. 9. Designing for pleasure --
Chap. 10. Designing for power --
Chap. 11. Designing for people --
Part 5. Chap. 12. Desperately seeking usability --
Chap. 13. A managed process --
Chap. 14. Power and pleasure.
Responsibility: Alan Cooper.

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