Chapter 6. Communication and Human Factors

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. Chair, Professor, and Head of the Department2,3
  1. Ronald E. Rice Arthur N. Rupe Endowed Professor and
  2. Cynthia Stohl Professor of Communication

Published Online: 28 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470048204.ch6

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Rice, R. E. and Stohl, C. (2006) Communication and Human Factors, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470048204.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. Department of Communication, University of California–Santa Barbara, 4840 Ellison Hall, Santa Barbara, California, 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:

  • communication artifacts;
  • Delphi technique;
  • Communication of Innovations and Critical Mass

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Messages

  • Communication Artifacts

  • Communication Characteristics of Participants

  • Group Communication

  • Communication Networks and Collaboration

  • Communication Environments and Innovation

  • Implications

  • References