[SystemSafety] Fwd: Re: New book
jean.louis.boulanger at gmail.com
Mon Apr 15 14:19:21 CEST 2013
I don't decide of the price ... I am ok that a low price is the best way
I try to discuss with the editor.
2013/4/15 Nancy Leveson <leveson.nancy8 at gmail.com>
> My book (over 600 pages) is selling right now on amazon.com for $31 (23
> euros or 20 British pounds).
> On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 8:00 AM, Peter Bernard Ladkin <
> ladkin at rvs.uni-bielefeld.de> wrote:
>> On 4/15/13 12:10 PM, jean-louis Boulanger wrote:
>>> Safety Management of Software-based Equipment
>>> Autor : jean-Louis Boulanger
>> But the price: £63.50 / €76.20 :-( I don't know any students who would
>> afford that.
>> That is an issue I haven't solved. I was quoted an asking price of £75
>> from a major publisher for my
>> 2001 book Causal System Analysis, knew none of my students would ever
>> pay, so I printed hard-bound
>> hard copies privately for the university library and for people who
>> wanted them, at a quarter the
>> price, and left it on-line.
>> On other other hand, I don't know how to do that much better. The
>> Fukushima book is currently being
>> negotiated to cost about €40 (hard copy or electronic).
>> John Spriggs has a book out on GSN with Springer:
>> http://link.springer.com/book/**10.1007/978-1-4471-2312-5/**page/1<http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-1-4471-2312-5/page/1> Felix Redmill reviewed it in a
>> recent edition of Safety Systems, and remarked on the steep price.
>> John Knight does best. His 2012 book http://www.crcpress.com/**
>> product/isbn/9781439862551<http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781439862551>costs about
>> £32 = €37.50
>> Prof. Peter Bernard Ladkin, Faculty of Technology, University of
>> Bielefeld, 33594 Bielefeld, Germany
>> Tel+msg +49 (0)521 880 7319 www.rvs.uni-bielefeld.de
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