New frontiers in cognitive task analysis: Bridging the gap between cognitive analysis and cognitive engineering

Michael D. McNeese

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There has been a growing interest in the use of cognitive task analysis (CTA) to understand the requirements of cognitive work and provide a foundation for design of new training and decision support systems. While CTA techniques have proved successful in illuminating the sources of cognitive complexity in the environment and the basis of human expertise, there remains a wide diversity in techniques employed, information generated, and representational formalisms.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)377-379
Number of pages3
JournalProceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1998
EventProceedings of the 1998 42nd Annual Meeting 'Human Factors and Ergonomics Society' - Chicago, IL, USA
Duration: Oct 5 1998Oct 9 1998


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics

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