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Title Handbook of human performance technology : a comprehensive guide for analyzing and solving performance problems in organizations / Harold D. Stolovitch, Erica J. Keeps, editors ; foreword by Thomas F. Gilbert ; afterword by Robert F. Mager.
Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [1992]
Edition First edition.

Series The Jossey-Bass management series.
Jossey-Bass management series.
Subject Performance technology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Alt Name Stolovitch, Harold D.
Keeps, Erica J.
National Society for Performance and Instruction.
Description xliii, 817 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Edition First edition.
Note "A publication of the National Society for Performance and Instruction"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 765-789) and indexes.
ISBN 155542385X (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 24174073
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Thomas F. Gilbert 
 The Editors 
 The Contributors 
 Editorial Advisory Board 
Pt. 1The Fundamentals of Human Performance Technology1
 1What Is Human Performance Technology? / Harold D. Stolovitch, Erica J. Keeps3
 2The Origins and Evolution of the Field / Marc J. Rosenberg, William C. Coscarelli, Cathleen Smith Hutchison14
 3Transforming Organizations Through Human Performance Technology / Geary A. Rummler, Alan P. Brache32
 4Intervening at Different Levels in Organizations / Kenneth H. Silber50
 5Planning and Managing Projects / Stephanie F. Jackson, Roger M. Addison66
 6The Politics of Intervening in Organizations / John B. Duncan, Esther S. Powers77
Pt. 2The General Process of Human Performance Technology95
 7Analysis of Human Performance Problems / Allison Rossett97
 8The Design and Development of Effective Interventions / Dean R. Spitzer114
 9The Function of Evaluation / George L. Geis, Martin E. Smith130
 10Planning an Evaluation Study / Martin E. Smith, George L. Geis151
 11Implementing Human Performance Technology in Organizations / Diane Dormant167
 12Human Performance Technology in Action: Application Examples / Danny G. Langdon188
Pt. 3Human Performance Interventions of a Noninstructional Nature209
 13Organization Design / Sandra F. Jewell, Donald O. Jewell211
 14Culture Change / Claude Lineberry, J. Robert Carleton233
 15Strategic Alignment / Bob Powers247
 16Personnel Selection / Seth N. Leibler, Ann W. Parkman259
 17Motivational Systems / John M. Keller277
 18Feedback Systems / William A. Deterline294
 19Incentive Systems / Frances N. Kemmerer, Sivasailam Thiagarajan312
 20Minimalist Documentation / John M. Carroll331
 21Ergonomic Performance Aids / Peter Pipe352
 22The Use of Expert Systems / R. Scott Grabinger, David Jonassen, Brent G. Wilson365
Pt. 4Human Performance Interventions of an Instructional Nature381
 23Classroom Instruction / Stephen L. Yelon383
 24Small-Group Activities / Sivasailam Thiagarajan412
 25Video-Based Instruction / Diane M. Gayeski431
 26Computer-Mediated Instruction / Ruth Colvin Clark449
 27Printed Self-Instruction / Murray H. Tillman474
 28Resource Management Systems / David Ainsworth487
 29Structured On-the-Job Training / Ronald L. Jacobs499
 30Distance Education Systems / Ellen D. Wagner513
 31Accelerated Learning Systems / Frank J. Clement528
Pt. 5The Professional Practice of Human Performance Technology549
 32Influencing Others to Act / Donald Tosti, Stephanie F. Jackson551
 33Success Strategies for the Human Performance Technologist / Darryl L. Sink564
 34Standards and Ethics for Practitioners / Odin Westgaard576
 35Legal Implications of Human Performance Technology / Patricia S. Eyres586
 36Demonstrating Financial Benefits to Clients / Richard A. Swanson602
 37Human Performance Technology in the International Arena / Fred Rosensweig619
 38Developing Skills and Enhancing Professional Competence / Maurice E. Coleman634
Pt. 6The Future of Human Performance Technology649
 39Emerging Trends in Human Performance Interventions / Dale C. Brandenburg, Carl Binder651
 40Emerging Trends in Instructional Interventions / Jesus Vazquez-Abad, Laura R. Winer672
 41How the Cognitive Sciences Are Shaping the Profession / Richard E. Clark688
 42Advancing the Field Through Research / Wellesley R. Foshay, Leslie Moller701
 43Exploring Human Possibilities / Karen Searles Brethower, Judy Springer715
 44Challenges to Human Performance Technology: Ethics, Quality, and Professionalism / Roger Kaufman, Kathleen Watters732
 Afterword / Robert F. Mager743
 Resource A: HPT-Related Professional Societies747
 Resource B: HPT-Related Bibliography765
 Name Index791
 Subject Index801

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