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Author Fisch, Michael (Anthropologist), author
Title An anthropology of the machine : Tokyo's commuter train network / Michael Fisch
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  HE5059.T6 F57 2018    AVAILABLE    30520020856952
 RCHSS Library  HE5059.T6 F57 2018    AVAILABLE    30560400637234
Descript xi, 302 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-284) and index
Introduction: toward a theory of the machine -- Finessing the interval -- Inhabiting the interval -- Operation without capacity -- Gaming the interval -- Forty-four minutes -- Ninety seconds -- Conclusion: reflections on the gap
Subject Railroads -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Commuting traffic
Urban transportation -- Social aspects -- Japan -- Tokyo
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