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Imprint: Oneworld Publications

Subject: Science

Engineering

A Beginner's Guide

Natasha McCarthy

Focusing on the impact of engineering on society and the world, McCarthy details the development of the discipline, explains what makes an engineering mind, and shows how every aspect of our lives has been engineered: from gadgets to our national infrastructure. Long considered tinkerers, problem solvers, and visionaries, engineers hold the keys to our real and virtual future.

  • Publication date: August 1, 2009
  • ISBN: 9781851686629
  • RRP: £9.99
  • Pages: 192
  • Publication date: December 1, 2012
  • ISBN: 9781780741529
  • RRP: £4.99
  • Pages: 184

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"There are a plethora of people for whom this book would probably prove to be a mine of information."
Professional Engineering

Natasha McCarthy

Natasha McCarthy is policy advisor at the Royal Academy of Engineering, UK, and a member of the planning group for the international Workshop on Philosophy and Engineering.

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