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Human factors in mechanized warfare

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Published by Brassey"s Publishers in Oxford, New York .
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    Subjects:
  • Tank warfare -- Psychological aspects.

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    StatementRichard E. Simpkin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG446.5 .S556 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 173 p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3504138M
    ISBN 100080283403
    LC Control Number82024539

    A mechanised corps was a Soviet armoured formation used prior to the beginning of World War II and reintroduced during the war, in 1 Pre-war development of Soviet mechanised forces. 2 Period – 3 Period – 4 Composition of a mechanised corps () 5 Composition of a mechanised corps () 6 List of Soviet mechanised corps.   The marines came up with their solution in , when they sent lots of troops into Iraq. There they quickly discovered that their radio equipment was not up to the needs of fast moving mechanized warfare. That's understandable, as Iraq was the first time the marines ever had to advance so quickly, and so far inland, during combat. What is Human Factors and Ergonomics? Human factors and ergonomics focuses on designing the world to better accommodate people. As a unique scientific discipline, human factors and ergonomics systematically applies the knowledge of human abilities and limitations to the design of systems with the goal of optimizing the interaction between people and other system .


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