Infusing Ethics into the Development of Engineers

TitleInfusing Ethics into the Development of Engineers
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsEngineering, IEthics Sel
Pagination66 p
PublisherNational Academies Press
Place PublishedWashington DC
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISBN Number978-0-309-39085-9
AbstractEthical practice in engineering is critical for ensuring public trust in the field and in its practitioners, especially as engineers increasingly tackle international and socially complex problems that combine technical and ethical challenges. This report aims to raise awareness of the variety of exceptional programs and strategies for improving engineers' understanding of ethical and social issues and provides a resource for those who seek to improve ethical development of engineers at their own institutions.