ERIC Number: ED111233
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Multidisciplinary Education in Transportation. Proceedings of a Conference conducted by the Highway Research Board (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, September 7 and 8, 1973).
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Transportation Research Board.
A discussion of the problem of providing multidisciplinary education in transportation and a means for educators to communicate their approaches and experiences provided the purpose of the conference. Among the areas discussed were the comprehensiveness of transportation education, societal issues, systems aspects, transportation research, professional education in urban public transportation, content problems, societal contexts, and the shifting emphasis in engineering evaluation. (JMF)
Descriptors: Civil Engineering, Conference Reports, Higher Education, Labor Problems, Professional Education, Road Construction, Social Sciences, Transportation
Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20418 (Special Report 150, $2.60)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Transportation Research Board.