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Canadian professional engineering and geoscience

practice and ethics

Fourth
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This edition published in by Nelson Education Ltd. in Toronto.

Written in English

429 pages

FROM THE PREFACE: "This textbook introduces engineers and geoscientists to the structure, practice, and ethics of their professions and encourages them to apply ethical concepts in their professional lives. It is a comprehensive reference for engineers and geoscientists in any branch of these professions, in any province or territory of Canada. The book is intended for practising professionals, recent graduates, senior undergraduates, and immigrants who wish to practise engineering or geoscience in Canada. The book is an excellent study guide for the practice and ethics part of the Professional Practice Examination (PPE) required for licensing in every province and territory... This textbook is organized into five parts, covering four key aspects of practice and ethics, and a final part describing the professional practice exam."

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Canadian professional engineering and geoscience: practice and ethics
2009, Nelson Education Ltd.
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FROM THE PREFACE: "This textbook introduces engineers and geoscientists to the structure, practice, and ethics of their professions and encourages them to apply ethical concepts in their professional lives. It is a comprehensive reference for engineers and geoscientists in any branch of these professions, in any province or territory of Canada. The book is intended for practising professionals, recent graduates, senior undergraduates, and immigrants who wish to practise engineering or geoscience in Canada. The book is an excellent study guide for the practice and ethics part of the Professional Practice Examination (PPE) required for licensing in every province and territory... This textbook is organized into five parts, covering four key aspects of practice and ethics, and a final part describing the professional practice exam."

Canadian professional engineering and geoscience

practice and ethics

Fourth

This edition published in by Nelson Education Ltd. in Toronto.


Edition Description

FROM THE PREFACE: "This textbook introduces engineers and geoscientists to the structure, practice, and ethics of their professions and encourages them to apply ethical concepts in their professional lives. It is a comprehensive reference for engineers and geoscientists in any branch of these professions, in any province or territory of Canada. The book is intended for practising professionals, recent graduates, senior undergraduates, and immigrants who wish to practise engineering or geoscience in Canada. The book is an excellent study guide for the practice and ethics part of the Professional Practice Examination (PPE) required for licensing in every province and territory... This textbook is organized into five parts, covering four key aspects of practice and ethics, and a final part describing the professional practice exam."

Table of Contents

PART I PROFESSIONAL LICENSING AND REGULATION
1 Introduction to the Professions 1
2 Regulation of Engineering and Geoscience 29
3 Continuing Professional Development 59
4 Disciplinary Powers and Procedures 71
5 Technical Societies 89
PART II PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
6 Basic Concepts of Professional Practice 103
7 Private Practice, Consulting and Business 123
8 Hazards, Liability, Standards, and Safety 139
9 Computers, Software, and Intellectual Property 169
10 Fairness and Equity in the Professional Workplace 191
PART III PROFESSIONAL ETHICS
11 Principles of Ethics and Justice 213
12 Ethics in Professional Employment 239
13 Ethics in Management 265
14 Ethics in Private Practice and Consulting 285
PART IV ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE AND ETHICS
15 Environmental Ethics 309
16 Environmental Threats and Disasters 331
17 Environmental Sustainability 359
PART V EXAM PREPARATION
18 Writing the Professional Practice and Ethics Exam 387
APPENDIX A Provincial and Territorial Engineering/Geoscience Associations 407
INDEX 411
APPENDIX B to G The textbook links to a web site for additional appendices

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
620/.0023/71
Library of Congress

The Physical Object

Pagination
xviii, 429p.
Number of pages
429

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL21018229M
ISBN 10
0176441344
ISBN 13
9780176441340

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