Cognitive Work Analysis: Coping with Complexity
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2009 - Technology & Engineering - 268 pages
Cognitive Work Analysis (CWA) is a structured framework specifically developed for considering the development and analysis of complex socio-technical systems. Cognitive Work Analysis: Coping with Complexity contains a comprehensive description of CWA, introducing it to the uninitiated. It then presents a number of applications in complex military domains to explore the benefits of CWA and pays particular attention to investigating the CWA framework in its entirety.
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Abstraction Hierarchy Acronyms and Initialisms actors aircraft allocation application approach battleﬁeld Battlegroup behaviour beneﬁts Brunel University capture Chapter Cognitive Work Analysis command and control complex sociotechnical systems components conﬁguration considered constraints ConTA Contextual Activity Template Control Task Analysis CWA framework Decision Matrix decision-ladder deﬁned deﬁnition described developed Diagram display types Domain Analysis dynamic Ecological Interface Design effecter evaluation example ﬁeld Figure ﬁnal ﬁrst ﬁve ﬂexibility functional purpose Human Factors identiﬁed inﬂuence interaction interface design iPod iTunes Lintem means-ends links mental models military Naikar Network Enabled Capability nodes object related processes OPFOR Organisation and Cooperation participants peer-to-peer performance phases of CWA physical objects planning priority measures purpose related functions representation selected sensor showing signiﬁcant signiﬁcantly situations SOCA phase speciﬁc Strategies Analysis structure target threat values and priority Vicente Whilst Worker Competencies Analysis