People and Computers X: Proceedings of the HCI '95 Conference
Cambridge University Press, Oct 12, 1995 - Computers - 438 pages
Human Computer Interaction (HCI) is concerned with every aspect of the relationship between computers and people (individuals, groups and society). The annual meeting of the British Computer Society's HCI group is recognized as one of the main venues for discussing recent trends and issues. This volume contains refereed papers and reports from the 1995 meeting. The materials cover a broad range of HCI related topics, including visualization, computer supported communication, task analysis, formal methods, user support and cyberspace. The documents consider both research and commercial perspectives, making the book essential for all researchers, designers and manufacturers who need to keep abreast of developments in HCI.
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The Journey from HCI91
A View from the Trenches
Looking through HCI
Time and Space
Representing and Reasoning about Temporal Properties of Interaction with Distributed Systems
The HCI Frontier? A New Model in HumanComputer Interaction
Evaluation of Techniques for Specifying 3D Rotations with a 2D Input Device
Training and User Support
Formal Specification and Verification of CSCW using the Interactive Cooperative Object Formalism
Creativity and Design
A Support Tool for the Conceptual Phase of Design
How can Abstractions Inform Design?
Ill know what I want when I see it Towards a Creative Assistant
An Initial Investigation using Free Text Responses
Whats the Flaming Problem? or Computer Mediated Communication Deindividuating or Disinhibiting?
Observations on the Usability of the Interactive Task Support System and Differences in Orientation and Handson Training Use
An Interactive Systems Tool
A Proper Explanation When You Need One
Metaphor and Everyday Design
Everyday Theories Cognitive Anthropology and Usercentred System Design
Metaphor Reflections and a Tool for Thought
Which Metaphor for Which Database?
User Action History
A Model for Incremental Construction of Command Trees
User Requirements for Undo Support in CSCW
Formalism in HCI
A Taxonomy and Evaluation of Formalisms for the Specification of Interactive Systems
Guiding User Actions in a Direct Manipulation Retrieval System
Are Visual Query Languages Easier to Use than Traditional Ones? An Experimental Proof
An Evaluation of Open Hypertext Features for Improved File Access
Task Analysis in Context
The Notion of Task in HumanComputer Interaction
A Successful Casestudy
Theories of Context Influence the System Abstractions Used to Design Interactive Systems
Sight and Sound
Can We Use Music in ComputerHuman Communication?
What should Colour be used For?
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