The Resource Lessons amid the rubble : an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics, Sarah K.A. Pfatteicher., (ebook)

Lessons amid the rubble : an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics, Sarah K.A. Pfatteicher., (ebook)

Label
Lessons amid the rubble : an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics
Title
Lessons amid the rubble
Title remainder
an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics
Statement of responsibility
Sarah K.A. Pfatteicher.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1968-
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Pfatteicher, Sarah K. A.
Dewey number
624.1/71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA656
LC item number
.P488 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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NC Live e-Pub Central
Series statement
Johns Hopkins introductory studies in the history of technology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Structural failures
  • Disasters
  • Structural engineering
  • Disaster relief
Label
Lessons amid the rubble : an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics, Sarah K.A. Pfatteicher., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=4398348
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A very imperfect process" : engineering problem-solving 101 -- "Finding hope in the ruins" : a short history of engineering disasters -- "A new era" : the limits of engineering expertise in a post-9/11 world -- "Safe from every possible event" : how to strive for the impossible -- "Architectural terrorism" : why moderation matters -- "These material things" : passion and power in engineering -- Conclusion, "More time for the dreaming" : engineering curricula for the twenty-first century
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801899508
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC4398348
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4398348
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL4398348
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11161065
  • (OCoLC)794700374
Label
Lessons amid the rubble : an introduction to post-disaster engineering and ethics, Sarah K.A. Pfatteicher., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=4398348
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A very imperfect process" : engineering problem-solving 101 -- "Finding hope in the ruins" : a short history of engineering disasters -- "A new era" : the limits of engineering expertise in a post-9/11 world -- "Safe from every possible event" : how to strive for the impossible -- "Architectural terrorism" : why moderation matters -- "These material things" : passion and power in engineering -- Conclusion, "More time for the dreaming" : engineering curricula for the twenty-first century
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801899508
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC4398348
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4398348
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL4398348
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11161065
  • (OCoLC)794700374

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