Controlling technology: ethics and the responsible engineer

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982 - Business & Economics - 192 pages

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Contents

ENGINEERS ON THE SPOT
8
ROLE OF ENGINEERING SOCIETIES IN ETHICS
56
ETHICAL ENGINEERS AND THE LAW
92
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STEPHEN H. UNGER is Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, having previously worked in the industry. He is a graduate of the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn and received his ScD from MIT. He has published over forty technical papers and reports as well as two books on computer-related subjects. For over twenty years, Professor Unger has been active in the area of technology policy. He frequently writes and speaks on such topics as engineering ethics, government-imposed secrecy, energy, and war. He was a founder and later president of the IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology and continues to be an active member of its governing body.

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