Hewitt, Patricia
April 2005
Engineer (00137758);4/22/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7673, p22
Reports on the policies of the Labour Party on education, investment and incentives that would ensure a thriving engineering and technology base in Great Britain. Role of scientists and engineers in economic growth and prosperity; Importance of scientists and engineers in driving forward key industries, from aerospace, optoelectronics and nanotechnology; Way that the country continues to produce and support first-rate scientists and engineers.


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