Do civil engineers have an ethical responsibility to their client at the expense of the environment?

TitleDo civil engineers have an ethical responsibility to their client at the expense of the environment?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsWalsh, KD
JournalCivil Engineering
Volume65
Issue12
Pagination62
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number08857024
Accession Number9512202622
KeywordsCivil , development; , ENGINEERS; , ethics , professional , sustainable
AbstractFocuses on the ethical implications of sustainable development in the field of civil engineering. Need for enormous societal changes to confer ethical status upon the environment; Historical thought on ethics; Engineering projects as mastery over nature; Consideration of possible actions and selection of responsible courses.
NotesWalsh, Kenneth D.; Source Info: Dec95, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p62; Subject Term: SUSTAINABLE development; Subject Term: CIVIL engineers; Subject Term: PROFESSIONAL ethics; NAICS/Industry Codes: 926110 Administration of General Economic Programs; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article
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