Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge as Duty

Cambridge University Press (2007)
Abstract
The technological advances of contemporary society have outpaced our moral understanding of the problems that they create. How will we deal with profound ecological changes, human cloning, hybrid people, and eroding cyberprivacy, just to name a few issues? In this book, Lorenzo Magnani argues that existing moral constructs often can not be applied to new technology. He proposes an entirely new ethical approach, one that blends epistemology with cognitive science
Keywords Technology Moral and ethical aspects  Ethics, Modern
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Call number BJ59.M34 2007
ISBN(s) 9780521877695   0521877695   0521121795
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