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Human factors, information campaigns, and energy conservation-final report.

Human factors, information campaigns, and energy conservation-final report.

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Human Factors in the Built Environment, Second Edition explains the relationship of the human body and space planning to the design process so that you can plan and detail topics include proxemics, anthropometrics, ergonomics, sensory components, diversity, global concerns, health and safety, environmental considerations, special populations, and universal 5/5(1).

The final version of this book has not been published yet. You can pre-order a copy of the book and we will send it to you when it becomes available. We will not charge you for the book until it ships.

Pricing for a pre-ordered book is estimated and subject to change. All backorders will be released at the final established price. Human Factors in the Built Environment, Second Edition explains the relationship of the human body and space planning to the design process so that you Key topics include proxemics, anthropometrics, ergonomics, sensory components, diversity, global concerns, health and safety, environmental considerations, special populations, and universal (inclusive).

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