Psychology of Everyday Things

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Psychology of Everyday Things

By Donald A. Norman; Norman; Don Norman

Perseus (for Hbg), Hardcover, 9780465067091, 272pp.

Publication Date: May 23, 1988


"Even the smartest among us can feel inept as we fail to figure our which light switch or oven burner to turn on, or whether to push, pull, or slide a door. The fault, argues this fascinating, ingeniou"

About the Author
Donald A. Norman is Professor of Computer Science at Northwestern University, a former "Apple Fellow," and a partner in the Nielsen Norman Group Consulting Firm, which consults with corporations on design. He is the author of a number of books on design, including "Emotional Design" and the best-selling "The Design of Everyday Things." He lives in Northbrook, Illinois and Palo Alto, California.