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The inmates are running the asylum

Alan Cooper calls for a Software Revolution - his best-selling book now in trade paperback with new foreword and afterword.
Print Book, English, ©2004
Sams, Indianapolis, IN, ©2004
1 vol. (255 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm
9780672326141, 0672326140
Foreword / Paul Saffo
Part 1. Computer obliteracy. Chap. 1. Riddles for the information age
Chap. 2. Cognitive friction
Part 2. It costs you big time. Chap. 3. Wasting money
Chap. 4. The dancing bear
Chap. 5. Customer disloyalty
Part 3. Eating soup with a fork. Chap. 6. The inmates are running the asylum
Chap. 7. Homo logicus
Chap. 8. An obsolete culture
Part 4. Interaction design is good business. Chap. 9. Designing for pleasure
Chap. 10. Designing for power
Chap. 11. Designing for people
Part 5. Chap. 12. Desperately seeking usability
Chap. 13. A managed process
Chap. 14. Power and pleasure