Socially responsible engineering : justice in risk management

TitleSocially responsible engineering : justice in risk management
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsVallero, DA, Vesilind, AP
Paginationxii, 365 p.
PublisherJohn Wiley
Place PublishedHoboken, N.J.
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0471787078 (pbk.)
Accession Number5253573
Call NumberEngineering 174.9628; V243s
KeywordsENGINEERING , Engineering ethics. , ENVIRONMENTAL , Environmental engineering Moral and ethical aspects. , Environmental ethics.
AbstractThis book focuses on environmental aspects of engineering ethics, gives a historic and philosophical background for the concept of environmental justice, and discusses the technical tools necessary to help engineers evaluate projects for an ethical perspective and to properly access the risk it presents to communities that may be impacted.
Notes2005033604GBA6525980134858069780471787075Daniel A. Vallero and P. Aarne Vesilind.ill. ; 24 cm.Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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