|Document ID (ISN)||54866|
|Convention or series no.
||Mekjavic I.B., Banister E.W., Morrison J.B.
||Environmental ergonomics: sustaining human performance in harsh environments
||Taylor and Francis Ltd., Rankine Road, Basingstoke Hants RG24 OPR, United Kingdom, 1988. 412p. Illus. Bibl. Index. Price: GBP 39.00.
||This book containing a selection of papers presented at the 2nd International Environmental Ergonomics Conference, held at Whistler, British Colombia (Canada), on 21-25 July 1986 offers a collaborative approach to the study of human performance in the face of harsh environments such as equatorial and polar regions, ocean floors and outer space, where hot, cold, wet, high- and low- pressure and other extreme conditions affect the body's physiological and cognitive functions to a significant degree.
||hyperbaric pressure; negative pressure; heat acclimatization; heat load; extreme temperatures; heat protective clothing; microclimate; thermal environment; ergonomics
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Canada|
||Ergonomics and work organization
|Broad subject area(s)
Heat and cold