Dempsey, P.G., Wogalter, M.S., & Hancock, P.A. (2000). What’s in a name? Using terms from definitions to examine the fundamental foundation of Human Factors and Ergonomics science. Theoretical Issues in Ergonomic Science, 1(1), 3-10.
A collection of words extracted from definitions of human factors/ergonomics (HF/E) were analysed to examine the foundational basis of the field.