Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction 2nd Edition by Jonathan Lazar
By: Jonathan Lazar; Jinjuan Heidi Feng; Harry Hochheiser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons UK
Print ISBN: 9780470723371, 0470723378
eText ISBN: 978EUDTE00614
Copyright year: 2009
A comprehensive research guide for both quantitative and qualitative research methods
Written by a team of authorities in human-computer interaction (HCI) and usability, this pedagogical guide walks you through the methods used in HCI and examines what are considered to be appropriate research practices in the field. Featuring a plethora of real-world examples throughout, you’ll discover how these methods have been used in HCI research so that you can gain a stronger understanding of the subject matter.
Serves as an authoritative, comprehensive resource on all things related to research methods in human-computer interaction
Addresses experimental research and design methods, statistical analysis, and time diaries
Shares authentic case studies, interviews, and focus group experiences
Reviews analyzing qualitative data, working with human subjects, handling automated computer data collection methods, and more
If you are looking for a detailed, no-nonsense resource that offers in-depth coverage of HCI methods, then this is the book for you.