Re: An engineering definition of design

Moorad Alexanian (alexanian@UNCWIL.EDU)
Sat, 25 Apr 1998 16:34:47 -0500 (EST)

At 09:38 PM 4/23/98 -0400, Bill Hamilton wrote:
>Howard has been -- rightly -- pressing the ID advocates for a definition of
>design. I hope they will respond to his entreaties.
>In the meantime, I'd like to offer a few thoughts on design from an
>engineer's point of view.


Dear Bill,

I have a hard time understanding why people find it difficult to define
design. It reminds me of fish arguing about the definition or existence of
water. We are imbedded amongst designed objects that is why it is hard to
notice. Everything is designed!!