Ethics, Technology, and Engineering: An Introduction - van de Poel, Ibo, Paperback
9781444330953 | 978-1-4443-3095-3
1444330950 | 1-4443-3095-0
van de Poel, Ibo
Royakkers, Lamber M. M.
Featuring a wide range of international case studies, Ethics,Technology, and Engineering presents a unique and systematicapproach for engineering students to deal with the ethical issuesthat are increasingly inherent in engineering practice. Utilizes a systematic approach to ethical case analysis -- theethical cycle -- which features a wide range of real-lifeinternational case studies including the Challenger Space Shuttle,the Herald of Free Enterprise and biofuels.Covers a broad range of topics, including ethics in design,risks, responsibility, sustainability, and emergingtechnologiesCan be used in conjunction with the online ethics tool Agora(http://www.ethicsandtechnology.com)Provides engineering students with a clear introduction to themain ethical theoriesIncludes an extensive glossary with key terms