Chapter 6. Government Liaison—The Role and Responsibility of Professional Societies

  1. William Smothers
  1. Betsy Houston

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch6

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Houston, B. (2008) Government Liaison—The Role and Responsibility of Professional Societies, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch6

Author Information

  1. Siegel-Houston & Assoc., Inc. 1901 L St., N.W., Washington, DC 20036

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374405

Online ISBN: 9780470320303

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Keywords:

  • leadless fast-fire glaze;
  • glaze development;
  • carbonates;
  • terra cotta tile;
  • corrosive frits

Summary

The responsibility of professional societies is to provide technical information and professional opinions to federal, state, and local governments in areas involving the expertise of its members. In addition, it should educate Us own members, the public, and the news media on current issues of technical and professional concern by presenting a fair exposition of pertinent facts. Implementation of these responsibilities is discussed.