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Keeping ahead of machines : the human side of the automation revolution

Author: Cornelia Spencer
Publisher: New York : J. Day, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Spencer
OCLC Number: 1280325
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: pt. 1. A place to begin: --
What do we mean by work? --
What do we mean by leisure? --
pt. 2. The new machines: --
The part that dreamers play --
What automation is: computers and cybernetics --
Automation's influence on trade, political power and international relations --
pt. 3. Automation and people: --
Why automation had to be: man's inward urge toward progress --
Learning new ways of working in a new age --
pt. 4. Leisure and people: --
Shorter work weeks, more holidays, earlier retirement and longer life --
Rethinking leisure.
Responsibility: Cornelia Spencer.

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