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An Ecology of Operations: Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen

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An Ecology of Operations : Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen. / Geoghegan, Bernard Dionysius.

In: REPRESENTATIONS, Vol. 147, No. 1, 2019, p. 59-95.

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Geoghegan, BD 2019, 'An Ecology of Operations: Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen', REPRESENTATIONS, vol. 147, no. 1, pp. 59-95. https://doi.org/10.1525/rep.2019.147.1.59

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Geoghegan, B. D. (2019). An Ecology of Operations: Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen. REPRESENTATIONS, 147(1), 59-95. https://doi.org/10.1525/rep.2019.147.1.59

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Geoghegan BD. An Ecology of Operations: Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen. REPRESENTATIONS. 2019;147(1):59-95. https://doi.org/10.1525/rep.2019.147.1.59

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Geoghegan, Bernard Dionysius. / An Ecology of Operations : Vigilance, Radar, and the Birth of the Computer Screen. In: REPRESENTATIONS. 2019 ; Vol. 147, No. 1. pp. 59-95.

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