Cyberpsychology : An Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction, Paperback Book

Cyberpsychology : An Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction Paperback

Description

This textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the human-computer interface in clear, non-technical language, making it an ideal introduction for students of both psychology and computer science.

Covering the past, present, and future developments in technology and psychology, it combines cutting-edge academic research with engaging illustrations and examples that show students how the material relates to their lives.

Topics addressed include: human factors of input devices, and the basics of sensation and perception; memory and cognitive issues of users navigating their way through interfaces; communication via programming languages and natural speech interaction; cyberpathologies such as techno-stress and Internet addiction disorders; and challenges surrounding automation and artificial intelligence.

This thoroughly updated second edition features new chapters on virtual reality and cybersecurity; expanded coverage of social media, mobile computing, e-learning, and video games; and end-of-chapter review questions that ensure students have mastered key objectives.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 553 pages, 161 b/w illus. 50 tables 83 exercises
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Psychology
  • ISBN: 9781107500556

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