The Challenger Launch Decision

Author: Diane Vaughan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022634696X
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In a new preface, Vaughan reveals the ramifications for this book and for her when a similar decision-making process brought down NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia in 2003.

Exploring The Social

Author: Peter Kivisto
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
ISBN: 9780072386318
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... Lessons Learned" from The Challenger Launch Decision: Risky Technology,
Culture, and Deviance at NASA. ... L.L.C. Andrew J. Cherlin, "Divorce and
Remarriage" from Marriage, Divorce, Remarriage, Revised and Enlarged Edition.

From Engineering Science To Big Science

Author: Pamela Etter Mack
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
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Howard E. McCurdy in his 1989 article "The Decay of NASA's Technical Culture.
... and a use in public-policy discussions, for an enlarged historical perspective
concerning the NACA technical culture. ... Press, 1993); Vaughan, The
Challenger Launch Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and Deviance at NASA
(Chicago, ...

Encyclopedia Americana Skin To Sumac

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S, 1986, STS 51-L, the 25th shuttle mission and the 9th for Challenger, was
launched from the KSC. ... particularly the O-ring and SRB design; the role of
safety and engineering considerations in launch decision making prior to and on
the day of launch was enlarged; ... Vaughan, Diane, The Challenger Launch
Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and Deviance at NASA (Univ. of Chicago
Press 1996).