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User-centered technology

a rhetorical theory for computers and other mundane artifacts

by Robert R. Johnson

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • User interfaces (Computer systems),
  • Human engineering.,
  • Technology -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-187) and index.

    StatementRobert R. Johnson.
    SeriesSUNY series, Studies in scientific and technical communication
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.9.U83 J64 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 195 p. :
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL703113M
    ISBN 100791439313
    LC Control Number97052146

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