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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

A little too dated, unfortunately. Lots of his complaints have been addressed - but more issues continually arise. An updated and better written text should be required reading for every architect & designer. I found plenty of tidbits for a general interest reader. Read full review

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User Review  - nmarun - LibraryThing

I had this book on my list for quite some time, but somehow it was getting postponed. Now that I've read it, I'm glad I did. The concepts mentioned by Donald were no doubt very interesting, but the ... Read full review

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User Review  - PatienceFortitude - LibraryThing

We were assigned the first three chapters for an upcoming class reading. I got so engrossed, I wound up reading the whole thing. I really like the way Morgan explains concepts of usability such as ... Read full review

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User Review  - PatienceFortitude - LibraryThing

We were assigned the first three chapters for an upcoming class reading. I got so engrossed, I wound up reading the whole thing. I really like the way Morgan explains concepts of usability such as ... Read full review

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User Review  - castiron - LibraryThing

When you have trouble operating an ordinary household item, the problem may not be you; it may be that the item is badly designed. An interesting and logical look at how poor design complicates ... Read full review

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User Review  - raschneid - LibraryThing

Finally read the usability classic! I didn't take a lot of concrete lessons from this, but I've been up to my ears in usability texts for a while now, and some of this doesn't translate well to web design. Still, a great read and lives up to the hype. Read full review

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User Review  - bunwat - LibraryThing

Loved the premise, the execution left me a little cold. There was much here that was interesting but then it would start turning into a text book. I'm sure that for an engineering student or a ... Read full review

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I was amazed how much amount of our life is stored as "Knowledfge in the world"

Good book on industrial design

User Review  - David S. - Overstock.com

Really makes you think about how to make things for people to use taking into account just how people use them. Read full review

Review: The Design of Everyday Things

User Review  - Jitesh - Goodreads

I was looking for a new perspective, a new way of looking at things & this book was exactly that. It talks about everyday designs that exists in all the things that we use. And it is beautiful to ... Read full review

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