Engineering science


Journal Article

In political discourse, public policy debates, and the mass media, engineering is often a synonym for science. This confusion might seem an innocuous shorthand for headline writers, but it can leave politicians, policymakers, and the general public unable to make informed decisions about the technical challenges facing the world today. © 2006 IEEE.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Petroski, H

Published Date

  • December 1, 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 47 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 8 -

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0018-9235

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1109/MSPEC.2010.5644761

Citation Source

  • Scopus