Concrete in Highway Engineering - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080158457, 9781483159324

Concrete in Highway Engineering

1st Edition

International Series of Monographs in Civil Engineering

Authors: D. Raymond Sharp
Editors: J. L. Raikes D. J. Silverleaf
eBook ISBN: 9781483159324
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1970
Page Count: 172
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Description

International Series of Monographs in Civil Engineering, Volume 4: Concrete in Highway Engineering focuses on the design and construction of highways. The book first offers information on concrete as a material. Cement, aggregates, water, concrete mixes, and curing concrete are then explained. The text examines the design of pavements. Principles of design, traffic loading, design of flexible and concrete pavements, and types of pavement are underscored. The text looks at subgrade soils, sub-bases, and drainage. Topics such as moisture control and drainage; control of surface and subsoil water; and layouts for subsoil drainage and for surface water drainage are discussed. The text also examines the composition of concrete roads, prestressed concrete roads, and maintenance and repair techniques. The book then discusses the appearance and surface characteristics of concrete and construction in extreme weather conditions. The selection is a reliable reference for readers wanting to know about the design and construction of highways.

Table of Contents


Contents

Foreword

Acknowledgments

Part I

1 Sociology and Social Work—An Introduction

2 The Sociological Perspective

Part II

3 The Family and Kinship

4 The Analysis of the Community

5 Social Stratification

6 Child Rearing, Language, and Social Class

7 Social Deviance

Part III

Introduction to Part III

The Social Functions of Social Work—Social Control

The Social Functions of Social Work—Social Change

The Professionalization of Social Work

The Organizational Context of Social Work

PART IV

12 Perspectives and Problems

Author Index

Subject Index

Details

No. of pages:
172
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Pergamon 1970
Published:
Imprint:
Pergamon
eBook ISBN:
9781483159324

About the Author

D. Raymond Sharp

About the Editor

J. L. Raikes

D. J. Silverleaf