Civil engineer Samuel C. Florman's The Civilized Engineer is aimed at both those observing and commenting externally on engineering, and the practicing engineer--to reveal something of the art behind great engineering achievements, and to stimulate debate upon the author's hypothesis that qin its moment of ascendance, engineering is faced with the trivialization of its purpose and the debasement of its practice.q21 The Civilized Engineer: (4) Women The evolution of a truly civilized practice of engineering will be hastened by the entry into the profession of an increasing number of women. I hesitate to write about women and engineering, just as Ianbsp;...
|Title||:||The Civilized Engineer|
|Author||:||Samuel C. Florman|
|Publisher||:||St. Martin's Griffin - 2014-04-22|