The Existential Pleasures of Engineering download free [PDF and Ebook] by Samuel C Florman

The Existential Pleasures of Engineering download free [PDF and Ebook] by Samuel C Florman year 1996
  • Book name: The Existential Pleasures of Engineering
  • Author: Samuel C Florman
  • Release date: 1996/11/24
  • Publisher: ST. MARTIN'S GRIFFIN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9780312141042
  • Rating: 7.63 of 10
  • Votes: 876
  • Review by: Kitty Stack
  • Review rating: 7.46 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/25
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In a world where engineering plays an increasingly important role, one wonders about the exact nature of the engineering experience in our time. In this second edition of The Existential Pleasures of Engineering, Samuel Florman perceptively explores how engineers think and feel about their profession. Dispelling the myth that engineering is cold and passionless, Florman celebrates it as something vital and alive. He views engineering as a response to some of our deepest impulses, rich in spiritual and sensual rewards. Opposing the 'antitechnology' stance, Florman brilliantly emerges with a practical, creative, and fun philosophy of engineering that boasts his pride in his craft.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H7M44S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Engineering: General, Science: General Issues, Impact Of Science & Technology On Society
  • Available formats: PDF, TXT, DOC, EPUB, MOBI, ODT, PML, WORD. Compressed in GZ, ZIP, RAR, CBZ, TBZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.30 USD
  • Dimensions: 142x213x15mm
  • Weight: 295g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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