Internationalizing Professional Codes in Engineering

TitleInternationalizing Professional Codes in Engineering
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsHarris Jr, CE
JournalScience & Engineering Ethics
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number13533452
Accession Number14076348
Keywordscodes , Culture , ENGINEERING , ENGINEERS , international , Mechanical , professional , United
AbstractUsing the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME International) Code of Ethics as an example, this article discusses how professional societies are working to try and make their codes applicable to engineers working throughout the world. The author examines how provisions in the ASME code can cause problems of application for societies outside the United States, and how these issues can potentially be overcome.
NotesHarris Jr., Charles E. 1; Email Address:; Affiliation: 1: Philosophy Department, Texas A & M University, USA; Source Info: Jul2004, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p503; Subject Term: PROFESSIONAL ethics; Subject Term: ENGINEERING; Subject Term: CODES of ethics; Subject Term: MECHANICAL engineers; Subject Term: ENGINEERS -- United States; Subject Term: MECHANICAL engineering; Subject Term: UNITED States; Author-Supplied Keyword: codes of ethics; Author-Supplied Keyword: Culture Transcending Guidelines; Author-Supplied Keyword: international; Number of Pages: 19p; Document Type: Article
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