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Paradigms lost : learning from environmental mistakes, mishaps, and misdeeds
|Title||Paradigms lost : learning from environmental mistakes, mishaps, and misdeeds|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Authors||Vallero, Daniel A.|
|Pagination||xxxii, 563 p.|
|ISBN Number||0750678887 (hard cover alk. paper)|
|Call Number||Engineering 363.7; V243p|
|Keywords||Cumulative , Cumulative effects assessment (Environmental assessment) , ENVIRONMENTAL , Environmental education History.|
This book contains a large number of case studies about environmental mistakes and disasters in engineering. Each case includes a scientific explanation of what went wrong, and how similar problems could be avoided in the future. The volume discusses issues such as ethics, risks, and reliability, how pollutants move through the environment, and best practices in dealing with environmental issues in engineering.
2005024537Daniel A. Vallero.ill., maps ; 24 cm.Includes bibliographical references and index.
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