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The Resource Authors of the storm : meteorologists and the culture of prediction, Gary Alan Fine

Authors of the storm : meteorologists and the culture of prediction, Gary Alan Fine

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Authors of the storm : meteorologists and the culture of prediction
Title
Authors of the storm
Title remainder
meteorologists and the culture of prediction
Statement of responsibility
Gary Alan Fine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whether it is used as an icebreaker in conversation or as the subject of serious inquiry, "the weather" is one of the few subjects that everyone talks about. This title offers a look at how meteorologists and forecasters predict the weather. It shows that weather forecasts are also shaped by social and cultural factors inside local offices
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fine, Gary Alan
Dewey number
551.63
Index
index present
LC call number
QC869.5
LC item number
.F56 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meteorologists
  • Weather forecasting
  • Meteorology
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • Meteorology
  • Weather forecasting
  • Soziologie
  • Wettervorhersage
  • Methode
  • Psychologie
  • Meteorologie
  • Weersverwachtingen
  • Sociologische aspecten
  • Culturele aspecten
  • Meteorologie
  • Wetterprognose
  • Meteorologe
Label
Authors of the storm : meteorologists and the culture of prediction, Gary Alan Fine
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
On the floor -- A cult of "science" -- Futurework -- Writing on the winds -- Ground truth -- A public science -- Weather wise
Control code
489119789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226249544
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b36b865c-5a8a-48af-867a-8c523382065a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)489119789
Label
Authors of the storm : meteorologists and the culture of prediction, Gary Alan Fine
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
On the floor -- A cult of "science" -- Futurework -- Writing on the winds -- Ground truth -- A public science -- Weather wise
Control code
489119789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226249544
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b36b865c-5a8a-48af-867a-8c523382065a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)489119789

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