Chapter 20. Situation Awareness

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. Chair, Professor, and Head of the Department2,3
  1. Mica R. Endsley President

Published Online: 28 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470048204.ch20

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Endsley, M. R. (2006) Situation Awareness, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470048204.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. SA Technologies Inc., 3750 Palladian Village Drive, Building 600, Marietta, Georgia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471449171

Online ISBN: 9780470048207

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Keywords:

  • Situation Awareness (SA);
  • attentional narrowing or tunneling;
  • SA-oriented design principles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Developing Situation Awareness

  • Situation Awareness Challenges

  • Levels of Situation Awareness

  • System Design to Support Situation Awareness

  • Conclusions

  • References