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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
The humane interface: new directions for designing interactive systems / Jef Raskin.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Human-computer interaction. 2. User interfaces (Computer systems) I. Title.
QA76.9.H85 R37 2000
004'.01'9 dc21 00?21300
Copyright © 2000 by ACM Press, A Division of the Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. (ACM).
All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, otherwise, without the prior consent of the publisher. Printed in the United States of America. Published simultaneously in Canada.
Text printed on recycled paper
4 5 6 7 8 9 CRS?706050403
Fourth printing, February 2003
We are oppressed by our electronic servants.
This book is dedicated to our liberation.