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7 edition of Five Short Blasts found in the catalog.

Five Short Blasts

by Pete Murphy

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Open Window Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction / Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPerfect Paperback
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11841855M
    ISBN 100979850509
    ISBN 109780979850509
    OCLC/WorldCa190786082

    See what your friends are reading. Sign up to see what your friends are reading, get book recommendations, and join the world’s largest community of readers. a. consists of 5 or more short blasts of the fog signal apparatus b. may be used separately or with other distress signals c. consists of the raising and lowering of a large white flag d. is used to indicate doubt about another vessel’s intentions Rule

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Want to learn more before buying. An art project specifically built around community participation, Five Short Blasts was created by the sound artists Madeleine Flynn and Tim Humphrey.

The result of many months research and collaboration, it explored the often overlooked marine and port culture of Melbourne. Pete Murphy retired in after working for thirty years in manufacturing and engineering for a major chemical company.

Duing those thirty years, he witnessed first hand the devastating impact that globalization has had on U.S. manufacturing. In he began formulating his theory of population density-induced decline in per capita consumption and has, since.

FIVE SHORT BLASTS A New Economic Theory Exposes the Fatal Flaw in Globalization and its Consequences for America Pete Murphy Open Window Publishing CLARKSTON, MICHIGAN.

Table of Contents PREFACE i Chapter 1: If The Economy's Doing So Great, 1. 5 Short Blasts 5 Short Blasts is an encounter with a city on the water for a flotilla of boats and radio broadcast. In international maritime language the sound signal of five short blasts means “I am not sure of your intentions and am concerned we are going to collide”.

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Five Short Blasts was first presented in Melbourne and produced by the City of Melbourne’s Arts Participation Program with support from Port of Melbourne Corporation. This adaptation has been supported by IETM-Australia Council for the Arts Collaboration Project.

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Five short blasts is the internationally recognized danger signal. Yes, it could be sounded when a collision is imminent but it is also sounded when a vessel doesn't understand another's intentions, or when disagreement occurs over passing arrangements.

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