5 edition of Impossible engineering found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||HE445.M52 M85 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009004677|
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Impossible Engineering takes an insightful and entertaining look at the mystery of its success as well as the canal’s surprising political significance.
The waterway was a marvel that connected modern state power to human control of nature just as surely as it linked the ocean to the sea. "Impossible Impossible engineering book is an insightful meditation on the nature of stewardship, the sociology of knowledge, and the role of accountability in seventeenth-century France, and an extraordinary proof of how rich and challenging the history of material constructions can be."-- Cited by: "Impossible Engineering is an insightful meditation on the nature of stewardship, the sociology of knowledge, and the role of accountability in seventeenth-century France, and an extraordinary proof of how rich and challenging the history of material constructions can be."—Sophus A.
Impossible Engineering is the illuminating series about the breakthroughs that have shaped breathtaking feats of modern construction. How in devising the F35 Lightning II, engineers have pushed the boundaries of aviation technology further than ever before and created a revolutionary, fighter aircraft.
The construction of the cutting-edge Ford. "Impossible Engineering is a masterful work. Mukerji gives us a convincing, original explanation of the baffling technological feat of the construction of the Canal du Midi. She elegantly combines science and technology studies, cultural history, cognitive science, and sociology to show us how cultural memory and collective intelligence contributed to marvels Impossible engineering book engineering that no single.
Behind every seemingly impossible marvel of modern engineering is a cast of historical trailblazers who pioneered new building techniques, took risks on untested materials, and revolutionized their field. Each episode of this exciting series celebrates a modern engineering marvel, from record-beating buildings, to ships and spacecraft, detailing how it's built and how it works.
Episode and Series guides for Impossible Engineering. Find reviews for the latest series of Impossible Engineering or look back at early seasons. Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the The Canal du Midi, which threads through southwestern France and links the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, was an astonishing feat of seventeenth-century engineering—in fact, it was technically impossible according to the standards of Brand: MJ Fletcher.
Impossible Engineering is an insightful meditation on the nature of stewardship, the sociology of knowledge, and the role of accountability in seventeenth-century France, and an extraordinary proof of how rich and challenging the history of material constructions can beSophus A.
Reinert, Economic History Review [T]his is a scintillating blend of cultural, political, and technological /5(9). With Mike Bratton, Rhys Morgan, Daniel Dickrell, Andrew Steele. A series that explores engineering mega projects worldwide, and relates them back to the original scientific discoveries that made these modern day projects possible/ Origins of the show.
Engineering the Impossible was a 2-hour special, created and written by Alan Lindgren and produced by Powderhouse Productions for the Discovery Channel.
It focused on three incredible, yet physically possible, engineering projects: the nine-mile-long (14 km) Gibraltar Bridge, the story Millennium Tower and the over 4,foot-long (1, m) Freedom of episodes: 77 (list of episodes). Chandra Mukerji - Impossible Engineering - Award Statement Chandra Mukerji is Distinguished Professor of Communication and Science Studies and Adjunct Professor of Sociology at the University of California, San Diego.
She received her Ph.D. from Northwestern University, working with Howard Becker and starting out her career in the sociology of art. She took her first job at Boston University.
Impossible Engineering latest news, reviews, gossip, episode guide and find out when it’s on TV, on demand and on catch-up. Impossible Engineering is an ambitious and stimulating book. It asks important questions, though the answers it proposes are not entirely convincing.
As in her previous work on the gardens of Versailles, Chandra Mukerji crosses intellectual and disciplinary boundaries with incredible ease, mobilizing a vast array of scholarship to tackle historical cases in a new way. Scientists investigate that which already is; Engineers create that which has never been.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. Scientists dream about doing great things. James A.
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Members Save Every Day. Learn More. For both history buffs and building connoisseurs, Engineering the Impossible is an enjoyable blend of curiosity and education. But its most impressive accomplishment is making what could be a pretty dull topic entertaining enough that casual viewers will get something out of it, too.4/5.
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