Engineering, Ethics, and the Environment

Engineering, Ethics, and the Environment

by P. Aarne Vesilind
     
 

This text, first published in 1998, examines the ethical responsibilities of engineers for the environment - of interest to all engineers.See more details below

Overview

This text, first published in 1998, examines the ethical responsibilities of engineers for the environment - of interest to all engineers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521581127
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/13/1998
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Part I: 1. The problem of environmental ethics in engineering; 2. Engineering as a people-serving profession; 3. The search for environmental ethics in professional codes of ethics; 4. The search for environmental ethics by applying classical ethical theories; 5. The search for environmental ethics by extending the moral community; 6. The search for environmental ethics by appealing to spirituality; 7. Incorporating environmental ethics into engineering; Part II: 8. Supplemental readings.

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