ERIC Number: ED121623
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Educating Engineers for World Development. Proceedings of a World Congress (Estes Park, Colorado, June 10-12, 1975).
English, J. Morley, Ed.; Collins, W. Leighton, Ed.
This report comprises papers commissioned for the World Congress on Educating Engineers for World Development, sponsored by the International Division of the American Society for Engineering Education, and held in Colorado in June 1975. The purpose of the Congress was to bring about significant changes in the education of engineers and in the practice of engineering so that engineers will be more capable of attacking world development problems. Sixteen major papers from 12 countries are included and cover the following subject areas: energy resources development, industrialization, human settlements, planning and management of projects, agriculture and food systems, and technology and cultures. (MH)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Educational Planning, Engineering, Engineering Education, Higher Education, Industrialization, International Programs, Natural Resources, Technology, World Problems
American Society for Engineering Education, Suite 400, One Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($8.00, prepaid)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society for Engineering Education, Washington, DC. International Div.