8. The Structure of Human Information Processing

  1. Roger Remington,
  2. Deborah Boehm-Davis and
  3. Charles Folk

Published Online: 28 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch8

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

How to Cite

Remington, R., Boehm-Davis, D. and Folk, C. (2012) The Structure of Human Information Processing, in Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470548752

Online ISBN: 9781118393758

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Keywords:

  • structure of human information processing;
  • structure of human cognition;
  • perceptual and cognitive systems;
  • perception/cognition/motor processing;
  • cognition and goal-directed behavior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Processing Stages

  • Cognition and Action

  • Cognition and Goal-Directed Behavior

  • Response Selection

  • The Nature of Capacity Limitations

  • Summary

  • References