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The Design of Everyday Things


Norman, former Director of the Institute for Cognitive Science at the University of California, reveals how smart design is the new competitive ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 2.500
Albert J

Can't Tell You

by Albert J on Aug 8, 2013

Since I never received this item (For some unknown reason it was sent to a previous address) I cannot possibly say whether this book is good or bad. I have pointed this out in a previous review, but since it was sent again for me to review, then I can only say the same thing. Apparently as well, it ... More


A great, landmark thesis.

by greebs on Apr 30, 2008

Donald A. Norman wrote a landmark book back in 1988, previously called The Psychology of Everyday Things. (Norman explains the change in the preface.) I didn't read it in 1988, but twenty years later it's always entertaining, generally still relevant and often prescient. If you think something you ... More

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