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Engineering and social justice in the university and beyond by Caroline Baillie

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Published by Purdue University Press in West Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Social Aspects,
  • Engineering,
  • Study and teaching,
  • EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Social aspects,
  • Engineering ethics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Caroline Baillie, Alice Pawley, and Donna Riley
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA157 .E546 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25054086M
ISBN 109781557536068, 9781612491561, 9781612491578
LC Control Number2011036984

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