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Human factors in cotton culture

Rupert Bayless Vance

Human factors in cotton culture

a study in the social geography of the American South.

by Rupert Bayless Vance

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Published by The University of North Carolina press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cotton growing -- Southern States.,
    • Labor and laboring classes -- Southern States.,
    • Southern States -- Social conditions.,
    • Southern States -- Economic conditions.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB249 .V35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination346 p.
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6731784M
      LC Control Number29018385
      OCLC/WorldCa573725

      Edited Books Shorrock, S. and Williams, C. (13 December ). Human Factors and Ergonomics in Practice: Improving System Performance and Human Well-being in the Real World. CRC Press. [webpage] Available here. Sharples, S., Shorrock, S. and Waterson, P. () Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors London: Taylor and Francis. The psychology of human behaviour should be considered Sometimes people are not motivated to comply with a security policy because they simply don’t see the financial impact of violating it. Dan Ariely, in his book The Honest Truth about Dishonesty, [2] tries to understand why people break the rules. While the human factors of personal safety have been widely studied and widely adopted in many high-risk industries, process safety – the application of engineering, design, and operative practices to address major hazard concerns – is less well understood from a human factors perspective, particularly in the offshore oil industry.


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