Education Improvement in Construction Ethics

TitleEducation Improvement in Construction Ethics
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsKing, WS, Duan, L, Chen, WF, Pan, CL
JournalJournal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education & Practice
Volume134
Pagination12-19
Publication Languageeng
Keywords& , codes , CONSTRUCTION , ENGINEERING , ethics , industry , of , professional , STUDENTS , Study , TAIWAN , teaching ,
AbstractThe article focuses on the need to educate engineering students about construction ethics in Taiwan. According to the article, ethics is one of the most important problems for engineering education in the country. The author suggests that engineering students should not only be educated in physical science and engineering concepts but also in the social sciences and humanities.
NotesKing, W. S. 1; Email Address: wsking@cyut.edu.tw Duan, L. 2 Chen, W. F. 3 Pan, C. L. 1; Affiliation: 1: Professor, Dept. of Construction Engineering, Chaoyang Univ. of Technology, 168 Jifong E. Rd., Wufong, Taichung County, Taiwan 413, R.O.C. 2: Senior Bridge Engineer, California Dept. of Transportation, Sacramento, CA, 95916 3: Professor, Dean, College of Engineering, Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa, Holmes Hall 240, 2540 Dole St., Honolulu. HI 96822; Source Info: Jan2008, Vol. 134 Issue 1, p12; Subject Term: PROFESSIONAL ethics; Subject Term: ENGINEERING – Study & teaching; Subject Term: ENGINEERING students; Subject Term: CODES of ethics; Subject Term: CONSTRUCTION industry; Subject Term: TAIWAN; Number of Pages: 8p; Illustrations: 1 chart; Document Type: Article
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