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The Design of Everyday Things
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Don Norman
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Design doesn't have to complicated, which is why this guide to human-centered design shows that usability is just as important as aesthetics. Even the smartest among us can feel inept as we fail to figure out which light switch or oven burner to turn on, or whether to push, pull,
Everyday Things in Homeric Greece
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Marjorie Quennell, C. H. Quennell
Categories: Civilization, Homeric
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03 - Publisher: Biblo & Tannen Publishers

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How Everyday Things Work
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Peter Goodwin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Walch Publishing

By investigating common but perplexing phenomena such as squeaking doors and TV pictures, students learn how mechanics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, and environmental science are relevant to their lives. 60 reproducible activities each describe a principle and then reinforce it through experiments or questions. Includes background information and answers.
Babies’ engagements with everyday things
Language: en
Pages: 68
Authors: Alex Orrmalm
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-29 - Publisher: Linköping University Electronic Press

This thesis explores how babies (1-18 months old) engage with material things in their everyday lives. The aim is to contribute with theoretical and empirical insights into babies own practices around material things and how attending to these practices can lead to reflections on participation, material culture and everyday space.
The Ecology of Everyday Things
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Mark Everard
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-23 - Publisher: CRC Press

Nature is all around us, in the beautiful but also in the unappealing and functional, and from the awe-inspiring to the mundane. It is vital that we learn to see the agency of the natural world in all things that make our lives possible, comfortable and profitable. The Ecology of