Handbook of Research on Technoethics, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 160566023X
  • ISBN-13: 9781605660233
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 462 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Traces the emergence of the new interdisciplinary field of technoethics by exploring its conceptual development, important issues, and key areas of current research.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Theoretical Frameworks in Technoethics.
2: The Emerging Field of Technoethics.
3: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Technoethics.
4: Technoethics: An Anthropological Approach.
5: A Technoethical Approach to the Race Problem in Anthropology.
6: The Ethics of Human Enhancement in Sport.
7: Education of Ethics of Science and Technology Across Cultures.
8: Planning, Interests, and Argumentation.
9: Research Areas of Technoethics.
10: Ethics Review on Externally-sponsored Research in Developing Countries.
11: Social and Ethical Aspects of Biomedical Research.
12: Ethical Aspects of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.
13: Nanoscale Research, Ethics, and the Military.
14: Healthcare Ethics in the Information Age.
15: Ethical Theories and Computer Ethics.
16: Artificial Moral Agency in Technoethics.
17: Ethical Controversy Over Information and Communication Technology.
18: The Cyborg and the Noble Savage: Ethics in the War on Information Poverty.
19: Becoming a Digital Citizen in a Technological World.
20: Technoethics in Education for the Twenty-First Century.
21: The Ethics of Global Communication Online.
22: Case Studies and Applications in Technoethics.
23: Engaging Youth in Health Promotion Using Multimedia Technologies: Reflecting on 10 Years of TeenNet Research Ethics and Practice.
24: Ethical Challenges of Engaging Chinese in End-of-life Talk.
25: Community Education in New HIV Prevention Technologies Research.
26: The Public / Private Debate: A Contribution to Intercultural Information Ethics.
27: Ethical, Cultural and Socio-economic Factors of Software Piracy Determinants in a Developing Country: Comparative Analysis of Pakistani and Canadian University Students.
28: Nanoethics: The Role of News Media in Shaping Debate.
29: Computing and Information Ethics Education Research.
30: The Ethical Dilemma Over Money in Special Education.
31: Educational Technoethics Applied to Career Guidance.
32: The Scholarship of Teaching Engineering: Some Fundamental Issues.