EXPANDING RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE DESIGN PROFESSIONS

THE GROWING PUBLIC DEMAND FOR BETTERMENT OF OUR CITIES IS DISCUSSED ALONG WITH THE OPPORTUNITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THOSE WHO WILL PLAN AND DESIGN STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS FOR THE COMMUNITIES OF THE FUTURE. THE IDENTIFICATION OF WORTHWHILE AND ACHIEVABLE DESIGN OBJECTIVES AND THE SYNTHESIS OF DESIGN OF CONCEPTS WHICH WILL REALIZE THESE OBJECTIVES IS THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE. THE OVERALL SYSTEM SHOULD BE DEFINED FIRST, THEN THE SUBSYSTEMS, THE COMPONENTS AND THE PARTS, TO ASSURE A COORDINATED AND OPTIMUM RESULT. THE AIM OF DESIGN IS TO CREATE A PHYSICAL ENTITY HAVING SPECIFIED CHARACTERISTICS, AND TO DO SO AT MINIMUM COST. A LIST OF QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE PROFESSIONAL SPECIALISTS NEEDED IN CITY PLANNING IS GIVEN.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • No 26, pp 50-55
  • Authors:
    • Obrien, M P
  • Publication Date: 1967-1

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  • Accession Number: 00203244
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 27 1994 12:00AM