Engineering and the Mind's Eye
By (author) Eugene S. Ferguson
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Engineering and the Mind's Eye by Eugene S. Ferguson
Book DescriptionIn this insightful and incisive essay, Eugene Ferguson demonstrates that good engineering is as much a matter of intuition and nonverbal thinking as of equations and computation. He argues that a system of engineering education that ignores nonverbal thinking will produce engineers who are dangerously ignorant of the many ways in which the real world differs from the mathematical models constructed in academic minds.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780262560788
(216mm x 159mm x 11mm)
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 6-May-1994
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Eugene S. Ferguson
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Author Biography - Eugene S. Ferguson
Eugene Ferguson is Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Delaware.
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