2. Measurement: The Alchemist's Base

  1. Richard B. Jones

Published Online: 21 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118116371.ch2

20% Chance of Rain: Exploring the Concept of Risk

20% Chance of Rain: Exploring the Concept of Risk

How to Cite

Jones, R. B. (2011) Measurement: The Alchemist's Base, in 20% Chance of Rain: Exploring the Concept of Risk, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118116371.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 7 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470592410

Online ISBN: 9781118116371

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Keywords:

  • measurement of time;
  • measurement and risk;
  • practical laws of measurement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Measurement Scale

  • Practical Laws of Measurement

  • Discussion Questions

  • Endnotes