An Anthropological View of Risk Phenomena

Velimirovic, H. (1975) An Anthropological View of Risk Phenomena. IIASA Research Memorandum. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria, RM-75-055

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Abstract

This paper aims at a definition and an analysis of the risk phenomenon including risk perception. Particular attention is given to risk as experienced in small-scale societies. Various aspects of technological progress lead to a broader understanding of man's attitude toward risk.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Research Memorandum)
Research Programs: Energy Program (ENP)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:42
Last Modified: 21 Jul 2016 06:00
URI: http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/461

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