The Challenger Launch Decision

Author: Diane Vaughan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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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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Diane Vaughan, "The Challenger Disaster: Lessons Learned" from The
Challenger Launch Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and Deviance at NASA.
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From Engineering Science To Big Science

Author: Pamela Etter Mack
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
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304, "The Decay of NASA's Technical Culture," Space Polity (November 1989)
301-10; McCurdy, Inside NASA: High Technology and Organizational Change in
the U.S. Space Program (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993);
Vaughan, The Challenger Launch Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and
Deviance at NASA (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press), p. 499 n. 17 and p.
210. See also p. 502 n. 88. 35. Wolfe, The Right Stuff (New York, NY: Farrar
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(D. R. Jenkins 2001). Lewis, Richard S^ The Voyages of Columbia: The First True
Spaceship (Columbia Univ. Press 1984). Vaughan, Diane, The Challenger
Launch Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and Deviance at NASA (Univ. of
Chicago Press 1996). SPACE STATION, a spacecraft capable of supporting one
or more humans in orbit for extended periods independent of the launch vehicle
or other craft. The term usually refers to human-occupied craft operating in orbit
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