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Author Mohun, Arwen, 1961-
Title Risk : negotiating safety in American society / Arwen P. Mohun.
Publication Info Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.


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Descript viii, 329 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Fire is everybody's business -- The uncertainties of disease -- Doing something about the weather -- Animal risk for a modern age -- Railroads, or why risk in a system is different -- The professionalization of safety -- The safety first movement -- Negotiating animal risk -- What's a gun good for? -- Risk as entertainment : amusement parks -- Consumer product safety.
ISBN 9781421407906
1421407906
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Author Mohun, Arwen, 1961-
Subject Public safety -- United States.
Risk assessment -- United States -- Public opinion.
Emergency management -- United States.
Accidents -- Social aspects -- United States.
Descript viii, 329 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Fire is everybody's business -- The uncertainties of disease -- Doing something about the weather -- Animal risk for a modern age -- Railroads, or why risk in a system is different -- The professionalization of safety -- The safety first movement -- Negotiating animal risk -- What's a gun good for? -- Risk as entertainment : amusement parks -- Consumer product safety.
ISBN 9781421407906
1421407906
Author Mohun, Arwen, 1961-
Subject Public safety -- United States.
Risk assessment -- United States -- Public opinion.
Emergency management -- United States.
Accidents -- Social aspects -- United States.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL 5th Floor  HD 4605 M7  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Public safety -- United States.
Risk assessment -- United States -- Public opinion.
Emergency management -- United States.
Accidents -- Social aspects -- United States.
Descript viii, 329 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Fire is everybody's business -- The uncertainties of disease -- Doing something about the weather -- Animal risk for a modern age -- Railroads, or why risk in a system is different -- The professionalization of safety -- The safety first movement -- Negotiating animal risk -- What's a gun good for? -- Risk as entertainment : amusement parks -- Consumer product safety.
ISBN 9781421407906
1421407906

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