Learning from failure

the systems approach by Joyce Fortune

Publisher: Wiley in Chichester, New York

Written in English
Cover of: Learning from failure | Joyce Fortune
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Subjects:

  • System failures (Engineering),
  • System safety.,
  • Accidents -- Prevention.
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoyce Fortune, Geoff Peters.
    ContributionsPeters, Geoff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA169.5 .F67 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1277112M
    ISBN 100471944203
    LC Control Number95008787

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