Why There are No Engineering Ethics in France

TitleWhy There are No Engineering Ethics in France
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsDidier, C
Corporate AuthorsNational Academy of Engineering, OEC
Conference NameOEC International Conference on Ethics in Engineering and Science
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsENGINEERING , engineering ethics
AbstractBy Christelle Didier. According to Didier, a historical investigation suggests that the profession of engineering in France was not an organized one. This "scattering" of the profession has led to the absence of a discourse representative of French engineers. Ultimately, Didier argues, professional ethics as a discipline has been underdeveloped in France.
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