Professional responsibility: Focusing on the exemplary

TitleProfessional responsibility: Focusing on the exemplary
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsPritchard, MS
JournalScience and Engineering Ethics
Volume4
Issue2
Pagination215-233
Date PublishedAPR 1998
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number1353-3452
Accession NumberISI:000078868000011
Keywordsexamples; , exemplary; , Responsibility; , teaching; , VIRTUE
AbstractAfter outlining different possible conceptions of responsibility (ranging from a minimalist view of "staying out of trouble" to "going above and beyond the call of duty"), the author looks at the importance certain virtues for scientists and engineers and discusses the importance of focusing on the exemplary rather than teaching ethics as what scientists and engineers can not do.
NotesCited References Count:41
DOI10.1007/s11948-998-0052-8
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