Chapter 6. Common Ground and Coordination in Joint Activity

  1. William B. Rouse and
  2. Kenneth R. Boff
  1. Gary Klein,
  2. Paul J. Feltovich,
  3. Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and
  4. David D. Woods

Published Online: 27 JUN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471739448.ch6

Organizational Simulation

Organizational Simulation

How to Cite

Klein, G., Feltovich, P. J., Bradshaw, J. M. and Woods, D. D. (2005) Common Ground and Coordination in Joint Activity, in Organizational Simulation (eds W. B. Rouse and K. R. Boff), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471739448.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JUN 2005
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471681632

Online ISBN: 9780471739449



  • joint activity;
  • concept generalizations;
  • team coordination;
  • choreography;
  • common ground breakdown


The prelims comprise:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Criteria for Joint Activity

  • Requirements for Effective Coordination in Joint Activity

  • The Choreography of Joint Activity

  • The Fundamental Common Ground Breakdown

  • Making Automation a Team Player

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References