Chapter 1. From Early Beginnings to the Twentieth Century

  1. Cary L. Cooper and
  2. Philip Dewe

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774755.ch1

Stress: A Brief History

Stress: A Brief History

How to Cite

Cooper, C. L. and Dewe, P. (2004) From Early Beginnings to the Twentieth Century, in Stress: A Brief History, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774755.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107440

Online ISBN: 9780470774755

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Keywords:

  • English literature;
  • engineering profession;
  • Social scientist;
  • ritualistic belief;
  • Hooke's law

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hooke's Law and the Engineering Analogy

  • The Eighteenth Century and Beyond

  • Summary: Themes from the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries