Accession Number:

ADA176052

Title:

Human Adaptation to the Computer.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

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 mans 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

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE