The Introspective Engineer

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9780312139872: The Introspective Engineer

The author of The Existential Pleasures of Engineering argues that our world's leaders must adopt an engineering mindset in designing solutions to moral and social problems that fit within the constraints of time, materials, and money.

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Florman, author of The Existential Pleasures of Engineering and The Civilized Engineer, has written another passionate and elegant rationale of the engineering arts in the interest of awakening society to the need for creative technological solutions to our twenty-first-century problems.

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Samuel C. Florman, a civil engineer, is a principal in a major New York-area construction company. In addition to scores of articles, Mr. Florman has written The Civilized Engineer, Blaming Technology, and his classic, The Existential Pleasures of Engineering. He lives outside New York City.

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