Engineering and Society: Working Towards Social Justice, Part I: Engineering and Society

  title={Engineering and Society: Working Towards Social Justice, Part I: Engineering and Society},
  author={Caroline A. Baillie and George D. Catalano},
  journal={Synthesis Lectures on Engineers, Technology and Society},
  • C. BaillieG. Catalano
  • Published 9 September 2009
  • Business
  • Synthesis Lectures on Engineers, Technology and Society
Abstract Engineers work in an increasingly complex entanglement of ideas, people, cultures, technology, systems and environments. Today, decisions made by engineers often have serious implications for not only their clients but for society as a whole and the natural world. Such decisions may potentially influence cultures, ways of living, as well as alter ecosystems which are in delicate balance. In order to make appropriate decisions and to co-create ideas and innovations within and among the… 

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