Emerging Technologies and Ethical Issues in Engineering

TitleEmerging Technologies and Ethical Issues in Engineering
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2004
PublisherThe National Academies Press
ISBN Number978-0-309-09271-5
AbstractEngineers and ethicists participated in a workshop to discuss the responsible development of new technologies. Presenters examined four areas of engineering--sustainability, nanotechnology, neurotechnology, and energy--in terms of the ethical issues they present to engineers in particular and society as a whole.