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By Adam Briggle,Carl Mitcham

ISBN-10: 0521702674

ISBN-13: 9780521702676

ISBN-10: 0521878411

ISBN-13: 9780521878418

Who owns your genes? What does weather technology indicate for coverage? Do agencies behavior sincere learn? may still we educate clever layout? people are making a new global via technological know-how. the type of global we're developing won't easily be made up our minds by means of increasing clinical wisdom, yet is dependent upon perspectives approximately solid and undesirable, correct and fallacious. those visions, in flip, depend upon severe pondering, cogent argument and proficient judgement. during this ebook, Adam Briggle and Carl Mitcham aid readers to domesticate those abilities. They first introduce ethics and the normative constitution of technological know-how after which ponder the 'society of technological know-how' and its norms for the accountable behavior of analysis and the remedy of human and animal learn topics. Later chapters research 'science in society' - exploring moral concerns on the interfaces of technological know-how, coverage, faith, tradition and know-how. every one bankruptcy positive factors case reports and study inquiries to stimulate additional reflection.

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