The Resource Accident prone : a history of technology, psychology, and misfits of the machine age, John C. Burnham

Accident prone : a history of technology, psychology, and misfits of the machine age, John C. Burnham

Label
Accident prone : a history of technology, psychology, and misfits of the machine age
Title
Accident prone
Title remainder
a history of technology, psychology, and misfits of the machine age
Statement of responsibility
John C. Burnham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work is an intellectual analysis of the birth, growth, and deline of an idea that will interest anyone who wishes to understand how Western societies have grappled with the human costs of modern life
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HV675
LC item number
.B76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Accident prone : a history of technology, psychology, and misfits of the machine age, John C. Burnham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-317) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before accident proneness -- German origins -- British origins -- Preparing the way: transport operators -- The streams come together in the late 1920s and early 1930s -- Consolidation and development, 1930s-World War II -- How psychiatrists did not adopt and medicalize accident proneness -- The mid-twentieth-century high point -- Eclipse of the idea among experts -- Bypassing accident proneness with engineering
Control code
ocn615636756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226081199
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7950fda7-c43f-4082-8faa-cca5c54455bc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36705664
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)615636756
  • ebscoaca0226081192

Library Locations

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