Cultural Aspects of Automation : Proceedings of the 1st IFAC Workshop on Cultural Aspects of Automation, October 1991, Krems, Austria

In October of last year experts from different research disciplines, like control engineering, systems engineering, sociology, art, philosophy, and politics met in Krems (Austria) to discuss the interplay between recent developments in automation and the culture and social framework, with special em...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Forslin, J. (Editor), Kopacek, P. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Vienna Springer Vienna 1992, 1992
Edition:1st ed. 1992
Series:Schriftenreihe der Wissenschaftlichen Landesakademie für Niederösterreich
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • a Case-Study
  • Automation Success Factors as Seen from a Developing Country
  • Anthropocentric (or Human-centred) Technologies in Europe — Experiences and Perspectives
  • Productivity and Culture: Some Elements for the Design of a Nation’s Project in the Face of the World Economic Restructuration at the End of the Twentieth Century
  • Training of Human Resources for Automation Design in Developing Countries
  • Socio-Economic Validation of a Mod