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Humans and Machines at Work
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Phoebe V. Moore, Martin Upchurch, Xanthe Whittaker
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-06 - Publisher: Springer

This edited collection provides a series of accounts of workers’ local experiences that reflect the ubiquity of work’s digitalisation. Precarious gig economy workers ride bikes and drive taxis in China and Britain; call centre workers in India experience invasive tracking; warehouse workers discover that hidden data has been used for
Machines at Work Board Book
Language: en
Pages: 17
Authors: Phoebe V. Moore, Martin Upchurch, Xanthe Whittaker
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-08-23 - Publisher: HarperFestival

During a busy day at the construction site, the workers use a variety of machines to knock down a building and begin constructing a new one.
Machines at the Airport
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Sian Smith
Categories: Airports
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-03 - Publisher: Raintree

Brief text and photographs examine a wide range of machines used at the airport, including airplanes, staircases on wheels, scanners, conveyor belts, and radar.
China at Work
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Mingwei Liu, Chris Smith
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-26 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

Bringing together leading authorities and emerging young researchers, this book is aimed at students and scholars interested in the Chinese workplace and the impact that China is having on work internationally. It is the first textbook to use labour process analysis to examine work and employment in China.
Simple Machines at the Theme Park
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Tammy Laura Lynn Enz
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-06 - Publisher: Raintree

It's time to go to the theme park! Giant rides loom around you, and countless parts are in motion. But many simple machines are at work too. See the Ferris wheel? That's a wheel and axle. Try your luck at skee-ball. You're using an inclined plane. Find out more about