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A Sociology of Commercial Flight Crew by Bennett A Simon

By Bennett A Simon

there are many mental reviews of pilots and piloting, yet little has been performed within the manner of sociological exam. advertisement aviation is likely one of the world's greatest industries, but there are few experiences of pilots as social beings and in their workplace, the flight-deck. constructing a sociological realizing of front-line employees and of pilots' operating environments is a vital step to constructing a extra targeted realizing of this more and more vital area. This e-book plays the sort of functionality and in addition provides to our figuring out of pilots generally, from those that paintings for flag companies to people who fly for local or company jet operators. The readership comprises most people, legislators, regulators, managements, staff, running shoes, newshounds, lecturers and scholars of sociology, psychology, company conception and company management.

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