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Introduction to Engineering Ethics
 

Introduction to Engineering Ethics (Paperback)

By Schinzinger, Roland; Martin, Mike W.

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Providing the background for discussion of the basic issues in engineering ethics, this work emphasises the moral problems engineers face in the corporate setting. It aims to stimulate critical and responsible reflection on moral issues surrounding engineering practice, and to pr ...

ISBN 9780072339598
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780072483116
Published 8 November 1999 by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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From Artefacts to Atoms: The BIPM and the Search for Ultimate Measurement Standards

From Artefacts to Atoms: The BIPM and the Search for Ultimate Measurement Standards (Hardback)

By Quinn, Terry

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This is the story of the International Bureau of Weights and Measures--from its origins in the 1860s until today. It highlightes the role of key individuals in the development of the institution and the path from artifact standards of the metre and the kilogram to units based on ...

ISBN 9780195307863
Published 1 January 2011 by Oxford University Press
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Measurements and Their Uncertainties: A Practical Guide to Modern Error Analysis

Measurements and Their Uncertainties: A Practical Guide to Modern Error Analysis (Paperback)

By Hughes, Ifan; Hase, Thomas

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This short guide to modern error analysis is primarily intended to be used in undergraduate laboratories in the physical sciences. No prior knowledge of statistics is assumed. The necessary concepts are introduced where needed and illustrated graphically. The book emphasises the ...

ISBN 9780199566334
Published 27 July 2010 by Oxford University Press
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Standards: Recipes for Reality

Standards: Recipes for Reality (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Busch, Lawrence

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Standards are the means by which we construct realities. There are established standards for professional accreditation, the environment, consumer products, animal welfare, the acceptable stress for highway bridges, healthcare, education -- for almost everything. We are surrounde ...

ISBN 9780262525053
Published 15 September 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Infrastructures
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World in the Balance: The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement

World in the Balance: The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement (Hardback)

By Crease, Robert P.

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The epic story of the invention of a global network of weights, scales, and instruments for measurement.

ISBN 9780393072983
Published 24 October 2011 by WW Norton & Co
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World in the Balance: The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement

World in the Balance: The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Crease, Robert P.

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Millions of transactions each day depend on a reliable network of weights and measures. Crease traces the evolution of this international system from the use of flutes to measure distance in the dynasties of ancient China and figurines to weigh gold in West Africa to the creation ...

ISBN 9780393343540
Published 15 October 2012 by WW Norton & Co
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Pore Structure of Cement-Based Materials: Testing Interpretation and Requirements
 

Pore Structure of Cement-Based Materials: Testing Interpretation and Requirements (Hardback)

By Aligizaki, Kalliopi K.

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Provides a thorough treatment of the experimental techniques used to characterize the pore structure of materials. The text presents the principles and practical applications of the techniques used, providing the theoretical background, the way to analyze experimental data, and t ...

ISBN 9780419228004
Published 1 April 2005 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Series Modern Concrete Technology
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The Manual of Below-grade Waterproofing Systems

The Manual of Below-grade Waterproofing Systems (Hardback)

By Henshell, Justin; Edited by Griffin, C. W.

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As the arsenal of weapons against leakage has grown, so has confusion among architects and engineers attempting to select the best below--grade waterproofing systems and materials. Manufacturers literature offers little assistance during the selection process, as well as being bi ...

ISBN 9780471377306
Published 20 October 1999 by John Wiley and Sons Australia
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Measurement

Measurement (Hardback)

By Lockhart, Paul

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Lockhart's Mathematician's Lament outlined how we introduce math to students in the wrong way. Measurement explains how math should be done. With plain English and pictures, he makes complex ideas about shape and motion intuitive and graspable, and offers a solution to math phobi ...

ISBN 9780674057555
Published 11 September 2012 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Measurement

Measurement (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Lockhart, Paul

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For seven years, Paul Lockhart s A Mathematician s Lament enjoyed a samizdat-style popularity in the mathematics underground, before demand prompted its 2009 publication to even wider applause and debate. An impassioned critique of K 12 mathematics education, it outlined how we s ...

ISBN 9780674284388
Published 14 March 2014 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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