Engineering ethics: concepts and cases, Volume 1

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Wadsworth, 2000 - Business & Economics - 377 pages
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This text bridges the gap between theory and practice in engineering ethics. The authors provide real-life cases; structured methodology for analyzing cases; and examples of cases that have been analyzed to give students a true understanding of what is involved in practicing ethical engineering. Codes of Ethics are also provided and discussed.

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Contents

PART ONE CRITICAL APPROACHES
1
Framing the Problem
30
Methods for Moral Problem Solving
59
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Charles Edwin Harris, Jr. is Professor of Philosophy at Texas A&M University. As an undergraduate he majored in biology and minored in chemistry and a Ph.D. in philosophy from Vanderbilt University. He is co-author of a widely-used textbook in engineering ethics, and he has published numerous papers, most of them in the field of ethics. He has spent most of his career at Texas A&M University, and he teaches courses in ethical theory, applied ethics, and professional ethics for engineers.

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