Complex and Integrated Human-Machine Systems: Retroflections
The proceedings of NATO Advanced Study Institutes provide invaluable data, information, and knowledge to scholars and students of a wide spectrum of theoretical and applied areas of interest. Given the educational objectives of the NATO Institutes, the proceedings represent a rich resource that can be used as reference and as texts for instruction. If this objective is to be achieved, one major task of the directors of these institutes is to assemble, assess, correlate, align, juxtapose the content of the formal presentations, deliberations and discourses in a manner that aids arriving at a synthesis of the intellectual content of the activity. The objective of this paper is to provide a method that can be used for this purpose.
KeywordsIntellectual Content NATO Advance Study Institute Elsevier Science Publishing Company Human Variability Reaction Time Error
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