Accession Number : ADA176052


Title :   Human Adaptation to the Computer.


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,


Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA


Personal Author(s) : Sycuro,Frederick A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a176052.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1986


Pagination or Media Count : 65


Abstract : This thesis is a study of the conceptions and fears that man, as both a user and manager, has regarding the computer. A survey of current literature on the subject of man's adaptation and perceptions to the computer has been reviewed in an attempt to identify specific problem areas. This study outlines the more common of these problem areas and provides recommendations for both the user and manager to assist in the adaptation, implementation and usage of the computer. Keywords: Stress (psychology). (Author)


Descriptors :   *STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY) , *MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS , *ADAPTATION , MANAGEMENT , HUMANS , COMPUTERS , THESES , USER NEEDS , MAN COMPUTER INTERFACE , PSYCHOLOGY , PERCEPTION , PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY)


Subject Categories : Psychology
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE