Bad Human Factors Designs
by Michael J. Darnell
Publisher: Baddesigns.Com 2010
A scrapbook of illustrated examples of things that are hard to use because they do not follow human factors principles. The purpose of the book is to provide a variety of examples of bad designs - everyday things that cause people to become confused, to make mistakes or to have other difficulties with their use.
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