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The Resource Human thermal environments : the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance, K.C. Parsons

Human thermal environments : the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance, K.C. Parsons

Label
Human thermal environments : the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance
Title
Human thermal environments
Title remainder
the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance
Statement of responsibility
K.C. Parsons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parsons, K. C.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP82.2.T4
LC item number
P38 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temperature
  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Body Temperature Regulation
  • Human Engineering
  • Models, Theoretical
Label
Human thermal environments : the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance, K.C. Parsons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [483]-517) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the second edition
  • Acknowledgements to the second edition
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Acknowledgements to the first edition
  • Notation
  • 1.
  • Human thermal environments.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Human thermal physiology and thermoregulation.
  • p. 31
  • 3.
  • Psychological responses.
  • p. 49
  • 4.
  • Dehydration and water requirements.
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Measurement methods and assessment techniques.
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Metabolic heat production.
  • p. 131
  • 7.
  • thermal properties of clothing.
  • p. 156
  • 8.
  • Thermal comfort.
  • p. 196
  • 9.
  • Thermal comfort for special populations, special environments and adaptive modelling.
  • p. 229
  • 10.
  • Heat stress.
  • p. 258
  • 11.
  • Cold stress.
  • p. 293
  • 12.
  • Interference with activities, performance and productivity.
  • p. 326
  • 13.
  • Human skin contact with hot, moderate and cold surfaces.
  • p. 350
  • 14.
  • International Standards.
  • p. 388
  • 15.
  • Thermal models and computer aided design.
  • p. 438
  • App.: Fundamentals of heat transfer.
  • p. 478
  • References.
  • p. 483
  • Index.
  • p. 518
Control code
ocm50417487
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 527 p.
Isbn
9780415237925
Lccn
2002072017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Human thermal environments : the effects of hot, moderate, and cold environments on human health, comfort, and performance, K.C. Parsons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [483]-517) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the second edition
  • Acknowledgements to the second edition
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Acknowledgements to the first edition
  • Notation
  • 1.
  • Human thermal environments.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Human thermal physiology and thermoregulation.
  • p. 31
  • 3.
  • Psychological responses.
  • p. 49
  • 4.
  • Dehydration and water requirements.
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Measurement methods and assessment techniques.
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Metabolic heat production.
  • p. 131
  • 7.
  • thermal properties of clothing.
  • p. 156
  • 8.
  • Thermal comfort.
  • p. 196
  • 9.
  • Thermal comfort for special populations, special environments and adaptive modelling.
  • p. 229
  • 10.
  • Heat stress.
  • p. 258
  • 11.
  • Cold stress.
  • p. 293
  • 12.
  • Interference with activities, performance and productivity.
  • p. 326
  • 13.
  • Human skin contact with hot, moderate and cold surfaces.
  • p. 350
  • 14.
  • International Standards.
  • p. 388
  • 15.
  • Thermal models and computer aided design.
  • p. 438
  • App.: Fundamentals of heat transfer.
  • p. 478
  • References.
  • p. 483
  • Index.
  • p. 518
Control code
ocm50417487
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 527 p.
Isbn
9780415237925
Lccn
2002072017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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