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The Resource The fast and the furious : drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society, by Helen Wells

The fast and the furious : drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society, by Helen Wells

Label
The fast and the furious : drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society
Title
The fast and the furious
Title remainder
drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society
Statement of responsibility
by Helen Wells
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Fast and The Furious: Drivers, Speed Cameras and Control in a Risk Society offers an explanation for the continued debate about one road safety intervention - the speed camera - by situating that debate within contemporary literature about the 'risk society' (Beck, 1992) and more broadly understood experiences of risk faced on a daily basis by drivers. Rather than a focus on risk as something that can be objectively assessed, measured and managed separately from the social context in which it is encountered, it suggests that 'risk' is something that permeates this particular debate from ev
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Helen
Dewey number
388.3/1440941
Index
index present
LC call number
HE5663.A6
LC item number
W45 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Human factors in road and rail transport
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Speed limits
  • Automobile drivers
  • Photography in traffic engineering
  • Legal photography
  • Traffic monitoring
  • Traffic safety
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • Automobile drivers
  • Legal photography
  • Photography in traffic engineering
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)
  • Speed limits
  • Traffic monitoring
  • Traffic safety
  • Great Britain
Label
The fast and the furious : drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society, by Helen Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
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
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 A Brief History of Speed Limit Enforcement; 3 Contradictory Expert Claims about Speed Cameras; 5 Respectability, Responsibility and Resistance; 6 Experiencing Automated Enforcement; 7 Developments -- Past, Present and Future; 8 Conclusion; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
764632403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 231 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409430902
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613318961
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331896
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)764632403
Label
The fast and the furious : drivers, speed cameras and control in a risk society, by Helen Wells
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
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
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 A Brief History of Speed Limit Enforcement; 3 Contradictory Expert Claims about Speed Cameras; 5 Respectability, Responsibility and Resistance; 6 Experiencing Automated Enforcement; 7 Developments -- Past, Present and Future; 8 Conclusion; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
764632403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 231 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409430902
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613318961
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331896
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)764632403

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