Car safety wars : one hundred years of technology, politics, and death / Michael R. Lemov.
Madison, [New Jersey] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Lanham, Maryland : Copublished by The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., 
xvi, 255 pages, 11 unnumbered page of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Love and death on the open road Voices in the wilderness Just a congressman from a small state Safety doesn't sell General Motors meets Ralph Nader A federal law Dr. Haddon, Detroit, and the new safety agency Dragon lady The birth and near death of the air bag Elizabeth Dole, State Farm, and how America got the air bag Rough road for recalls : Ford Pinto gas tanks to GM ignition switches Forcing technology : safety standards in the new century.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-244) and index.
KF2212 .L46 2015
9781611477450 cloth alkaline paper 161147745X cloth alkaline paper 9781611477467 (electronic) 1611477468