Psychology of Space Exploration
by Douglas A. Vakoch
Publisher: NASA 2011
Number of pages: 266
Contemporary research in historical perspective. This e-book explores some of the contributions of psychology to yesterday's great space race, today's orbiter and International Space Station missions, and tomorrow's journeys beyond Earth's orbit.
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