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Directions in human factors for interactive systems

  • Henry Ledgard
  • Andrew Singer
  • John Whiteside
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 103)

Keywords

Interactive System English Editor Current Line User Performance Text Editor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry Ledgard
    • 1
  • Andrew Singer
    • 2
  • John Whiteside
    • 3
  1. 1.Dept. of Computer and Information ScienceUniversity of MassachusettsAmherstUSA
  2. 2.E and L Instruments CorporationDerbyUSA
  3. 3.Digital Equipment CorporationMaynardUSA

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