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Florman explores topics as diverse as the shuttle diaster, engineering ethics, and the promise and limits of technology. Thought-provoking, challenging and now in paperback
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Civil engineer Samuel Forman'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 "in its moment of ascendance, engineering is faced w...