Situation awareness systems, states and processes: a holistic framework

@article{Lundberg2015SituationAS,
  title={Situation awareness systems, states and processes: a holistic framework},
  author={Jonas Lundberg},
  journal={Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={447 - 473}
}
  • Jonas Lundberg
  • Published 16 February 2015
  • Computer Science
  • Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science
This paper argues that state, system, and process descriptions of situation awareness (SA) are interdependent. Based on SA research from the last 30 years, the paper proposes a holistic SA framework. SA states emerge from processes of exploring situations through SA systems. Reflecting research on safety II (resilience), in describing SA states, the framework distinguishes frames (what situations are considered) from implications (regarding the situations) of objects on and of an event horizon… 
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