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An Overview of HCI for GIS

Turk, Andrew G. (1995) An Overview of HCI for GIS. In: Nyerges, T.L., Mark, D.M., Laurini, R. and Egenhofer, M.J., (eds.) Cognitive Aspects of Human-Computer Interaction for Geographic Information Systems. Springer Netherlands, pp. 9-17.

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The objective of this chapter is to provide an overview of the scope and structure of cognitive aspects of human-computer interaction (HCI) for geographic information systems (GIS). It discusses various facets of GIS development and use and approaches to the optimization of related cognitive aspects of HCI. The role of task analysis and interaction modeling are reviewed. Integrated systems development methodologies, addressing human factors as well as technical requirements, are discussed.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Copyright: 1995 Kluwer Academic Publishers
Notes: Series Title: NATO ASI Series D: Behavioural and Social Sciences; Vol. 83 ISSN: 0258-123X
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