Book 2011

Coordination in Human and Primate Groups

ISBN: 978-3-642-15354-9 (Print) 978-3-642-15355-6 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Theoretical Approaches to Group Coordination

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-10

      Coordination in Human and Non-human Primate Groups: Why Compare and How?

    3. Chapter

      Pages 11-35

      An Inclusive Model of Group Coordination

    4. Chapter

      Pages 37-56

      Coordination of Group Movements in Non-human Primates

    5. Chapter

      Pages 57-73

      Dimensions of Group Coordination: Applicability Test of the Coordination Mechanism Circumplex Model

    6. Chapter

      Pages 75-92

      The Role of Coordination in Preventing Harm in Healthcare Groups: Research Examples from Anaesthesia and an Integrated Model of Coordination for Action Teams in Health Care

    7. Chapter

      Pages 93-115

      Developing Observational Categories for Group Process Research Based on Task and Coordination Requirement Analysis: Examples from Research on Medical Emergency-Driven Teams

  3. Assessing Coordination in Human Groups – Concepts and Methods

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

    2. Chapter

      Pages 119-135

      Assessing Coordination in Human Groups: Concepts and Methods

    3. Chapter

      Pages 137-153

      Assessing Team Coordination Potential

    4. Chapter

      Pages 155-176

      Measurement of Team Knowledge in the Field: Methodological Advantages and Limitations

    5. Chapter

      Pages 177-197

      An Observation-Based Method for Measuring the Sharedness of Mental Models in Teams

    6. Chapter

      Pages 199-219

      Effective Coordination in Human Group Decision Making: MICRO-CO: A Micro-analytical Taxonomy for Analysing Explicit Coordination Mechanisms in Decision-Making Groups

  4. Primatological Approaches to the Conceptualisation and Measurement of Group Coordination

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

    2. Chapter

      Pages 223-228

      Primatological Approaches to the Study of Group Coordination

    3. Chapter

      Pages 229-244

      Communicative and Cognitive Underpinnings of Animal Group Movement

    4. Chapter

      Pages 245-261

      Communicative Cues Among and Between Human and Non-human Primates: Attending to Specificity in Triadic Gestural Interactions

    5. Chapter

      Pages 263-281

      Coordination in Primate Mixed-Species Groups

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 283-288