Discourse ethics in TA procedures: a game theory model


This article argues that an ethic applying the technology assessment (TA)-method is only feasible as a risk ethic, since the consequences of technical action are ambivalent and uncertain. It first distinguishes possible strategies of justification for a risk ethic, that is (a) deontological, (b) teleological and (c) procedural approaches. On the basis of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10202-006-0024-5


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