ISBN 9789339204457,Ethics In Engineering

Ethics In Engineering



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789339204457

ISBN-10 933920445X


Edition 4th
Number of Pages 352 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering & Technology

Now in its fourth edition, Martin and Schinzinger's Ethics in Engineering provides an introduction to the key issues in engineering ethics, taking account of both specific organizational contexts and broader technological trends. Current and thorough, it promotes critical thinking and discussion about moral and ethical issues that engineers face. The up-to-date content provides real world examples and cases and by offering a framework for understanding ethical dilemmas within engineering, prepares readers for issues they will confront in their careers. Key Features: Updated case studies are provided throughout the book to further support the concepts presented. The appendix contains additional pedagogical resources, as well as sample codes of ethics, to give additional real-world perspective to the reader. The book provides the important connections between the choices made by individuals and corporations with broader social concerns. Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Ethics and Professionalism Chapter 2: Moral Reasoning and Codes of Ethics Chapter 3: Moral Frameworks Chapter 4: Engineering as Social Experimentation Chapter 5: Commitment to Safety Chapter 6: Workplace Responsibilities and Rights Chapter 7: Honesty Chapter 8: Environmental Ethics Chapter 9: Global Issues Chapter 10: Engineers and Technological Progress