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eText: 
ISBN-10 0131381881ISBN-13 9780131381889
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-13-211171-3ISBN-13 978-0-13-211171-3
Author(s): Brian M. Samuels; Doug R. Sanders
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 384
Description

Appropriate for one-semester ethics or law classes taught in engineering, architecture, geoscience, and construction departments.This book provides a broad overview of the laws relevant to the practice of architecture, engineering, and geoscience in Canada. Legal concepts and language are simplified and presented in practical terms to provide professionals and students an effective background to identify legal issues. This text is an excellent reference for professionals and an excellent study aid for the Professional Practice Exam. The second edition continues to present the most up-to-date concepts and changes in the legal field, while presenting new case studies and new coverage of topics such as Quebec law, international law, the relationship between ethics and the law, breach of confidentiality, and safety and professional liability issues related to the Criminal Code of Canada. The second edition is the “prep for your Professional Exam” edition, containing everything needed to ensure engineers are prepared for their professional exams. The Companion Website is not included with the purchase of the CourseSmart eTextbook.

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