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Issue 2 • Date Feb. 1939

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  • [Front cover]

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): c1
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  • [Advertisement - Front inside cover]

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): c2
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  • [Advertisements]

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):1 - 2
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  • Contents

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 1
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  • Highlights

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 58
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  • The social significance of engineering

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):59 - 63
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    Civilization grows as a consequence or community contacts among human beings, which contacts are largely made possible by engineering. The relation of engineering to society and social adjustment is one of inseparability, and although much progress has been made through historic time in the improvement of living conditions, further opportunities for improvement are outlined in this article by a no... View full abstract»

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  • Dugald Caleb Jackson — 1938 Edison medalist

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):64 - 66
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    A summary of the accomplishments of the current recipient of the Institute's highest honor reveals a balance between work as a consultant and as an educator View full abstract»

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  • Illumination notes

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 66
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  • The balancing of incentive and security

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):67 - 71
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    Certain conditions and trends relating to incentive and security are discussed in this article, which suggests that consideration should be given to various possibilities of stimulating interest toward higher standards of living as well as security. View full abstract»

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  • Engineering opportunities in manufacturing

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):72 - 77
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    Electrical manufacturing offers many opportunities for the engineering graduate. Broad, intensive fundamental training rather than specialization is required, because co-ordination of knowledge from various branches of engineering is required. The scope of positions in the industry, ranging from technical to nontechnical by successive steps from research to sales and advertising, is outlined in th... View full abstract»

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  • Recent developments in electrical units

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):78 - 80
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    Actions have been taken recently by international bodies toward adoption in 1940 of new absolute unit standards for electrical quantities. A brief outline of the development of international standards and of the significance of the change are given in this article by an outstanding authority long active in this field. View full abstract»

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  • Management's responsibilities to society

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):81 - 85
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    Society often has decreed regulations and restrictions that hamper management and private enterprise; but society is the sole arbitrator of what it considers right, and management must conform, says this chairman of the board of a leading electrical manufacturing company. He emphasizes the vital importance of private enterprise in modern life and the dependence of successful private enterprise upo... View full abstract»

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  • News of Institute and related activities: North Eastern district to meet at Springfield

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 86
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  • Future AIEE meetings

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 86
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  • D. W. Mead to receive 1939 Washington award

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):86 - 87
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  • South West district to meet in Houston

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 87
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  • Columbia university offers EE scholarship

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 87
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  • San Francisco Bay Bridge a convention attraction

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):87 - 88
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  • Future meetings of other societies

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 88
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  • Current items from American Engineering Council

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 88
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  • Letters to the editor

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s): 89
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  • The paradox of social progress

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):89 - 90
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  • Personal items

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):90 - 93
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  • Obituary

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):93 - 94
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  • Membership

    Publication Year: 1939, Page(s):94 - 95
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This Periodical ceased publication in 1963. The current retitled publication is IEEE Spectrum.

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