The ethics of invention : technology and the human future /
Sheila Jasanoff.
edition
First edition.
imprint
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
description
x, 306 pages ; 22 cm.
ISBN
039307899X, 9780393078992
format(s)
Book
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imprint
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
isbn
039307899X
9780393078992
contents note
The power of technology? -- Risk and responsibility? -- The ethical anatomy of disasters? -- Remaking nature? -- Tinkering with humans? -- Information's wild frontiers? -- Whose knowledge, whose property? -- Reclaiming the future? -- The ethics of invention?
abstract
"A professor of science and technology studies at Harvard Kennedy School candidly documents society's embrace of technological solutions and technology's complex interplay with ethics and human rights, challenging readers to build a future in which we work together to manage the risks and promises of technology,"--NoveList.
catalogue key
10580271
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-286) and index.

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