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Introduction

Gary Alan Fine

in Authors of the Storm

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print June 2007 | ISBN: 9780226249520
Published online February 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226249544 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226249544.003.0001
Introduction

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This introductory chapter begins by outlining the broad theoretical issues addressed in this book, in an attempt to understand the conditions of work of weather forecasters. It then provides a background on the current study, followed by a discussion of the history and memory of weather. An overview of the subsequent chapters is also presented.

Keywords: weather forecasters; weather forecasting; meteorology

Chapter.  7010 words. 

Subjects: Sociology

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