9780072483116

Introduction to Engineering Ethics

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072483116

  • ISBN10:

    0072483113

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/18/2009
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Summary

Introduction to Engineering Ethicsprovides the background for discussion of the basic issues in engineering ethics. Emphasis is given to the moral problems engineers face in the corporate setting. It places those issues within a philosophical framework, and it seeks to exhibit their social importance and intellectual challenge. The primary goal is to stimulate critical and responsible reflection on moral issues surrounding engineering practice and to provide the conceptual tools necessary for pursuing those issues...Students preparing to function within the engineering profession need to be introduced to the basic issues in engineering ethics. .

Table of Contents

Ethics and Professionalism
Moral Reasoning and Codes of Ethics
Moral Frameworks
Engineering as Social Experimentation
Commitment to Safety
Workplace Responsibilities and Rights
Truth and Truthfulness
Computer Ethics
Environmental Ethics
Global Justice
Appendix: NSPE Code of Ethics
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