To Forgive Design: Understanding Failure

To Forgive Design: Understanding Failure

To Forgive Design: Understanding Failure

By Henry Petroski

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When planes crash, bridges collapse, and automobile gas tanks explode, we quickly blame poor design. But Petroski, known for his masterly explanations of engineering successes and failures, says we must look beyond design to the interdependency of people and machines within complex socioeconomic systems undreamt of by designers.

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