Engineering Ethics for a Sustainable Future

Dubuque, IA, USA: Kendall Hunt (forthcoming)

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Kory P. Schaff
California State University, Los Angeles
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The book is intended for use in professional ethics, engineering ethics, environmental studies, computer sciences, and technology studies. Our rationale for developing it is two-fold. First, to create an excellent and accessible textbook for students at all levels of learning. Second, to include recent developments in ethics on topics such as gender, race and inequality, while providing updated case studies of interest to students, teachers, and professionals in these areas. The approach that we take is committed to a pluralist and interdisciplinary framework, guided by considerations of equity and inclusion. Our goal is to facilitate learning by taking a comprehensive and multifaceted approach to relevant issues that encompass ethical theory, applied ethical reasoning, and the professional dimensions of engineering with a particular focus on sustainability and technology.
Keywords ethics, applied ethics, professional ethics, engineering ethics, environmental ethics, ethics of technology  applied ethics  professional ethics  environmental ethics  ethics
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