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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Engineering in society.
Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1985
(OCoLC)610163247
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Engineering Interactions with Society.
ISBN: 0309035929 9780309035927
OCLC Number: 12842121
Description: x, 132 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1 Front Matter; 2 Executive Summary; 3 1. Introduction; 4 2. Evolution of American Engineering; 5 3. The Present Era: Managing Change in the Information Age; 6 4. Engineering and Social Dynamics; 7 5. Maintaining Flexibility in an Age of Stress and Rapid Change; 8 6. Conclusions and Recommendations; 9 References; 10 Bibliography; 11 Appendix: Engineering in an Increasingly Complex Society
Series Title: Engineering education and practice in the United States.
Responsibility: Panel on Engineering Interactions with Society, Committee on the Education and Utilization of the Engineer, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council.

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