Navigating US Navy Ships

Field research on radar navigation and steam propulsion aboard ships kept me in dark interior spaces. As a navigator myself, I was interested in how navigation was conducted on the bridge of Navy ships. So, I went to sea on a series of ships studying bridge navigation. My work on this topic is reported in my book Cognition in the Wild.


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