Press On: Principles of Interaction Programming

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ISBN-13: 978-0262201704
ISBN-10: 0262201704
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Interface device design and computer science theory often seem worlds apart, where each challenges the constraints and demands of the other. This unique book is a counterpoint. Thimbleby clearly shows how hard-core computer science concepts contribute to the clarity and precision of device design, leading in turn to better design critique and redesign.

(Saul Greenberg, Professor and iCORE/SMART Industrial Research Chair, University of Calgary)

I strongly recommend this book to a wide audience: students, instructors, and especially project managers and designers who are not thoroughly familiar with the foundations of computer science or HCI.

(Edgar R. Chavez Computing Reviews)

About the Author

Harold Thimbleby is Professor of Computer Science at Swansea University, Wales. He is the author or editor of a number of books, including User Interface Design, and nearly 400 other publications.
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 528 pages
  • Publisher: The MIT Press (September 28, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0262201704
  • ISBN-13: 978-0262201704
  • Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.9 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By C. Shen on November 22, 2008
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Part of my job is to analyze customer needs for enterprise web applications and then translate the needs into requirements for developers to implement. I have been enjoying this book and its treatment on taking computer science approach to design better user experience. The author Harold Thimbleby has done a good job in presenting the material in a very engaging approach.
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