Ethics, engineering, and sustainable development

  title={Ethics, engineering, and sustainable development},
  author={Mark Manion},
  journal={IEEE Technol. Soc. Mag.},
  • M. Manion
  • Published 7 November 2002
  • Business
  • IEEE Technol. Soc. Mag.
The author attempts to provide the rationale for a philosophy of engineering ethics grounded in the notion of sustainable development. It is central to his thesis that this new philosophy can be best inculcated into the culture of engineering through engineering education-experience and intuition are not enough. Engineering ethicists must work more closely with engineering scientists to ensure that all facets of sustainable technology become a practical reality. While professors of engineering… 
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