Values, Imagination, and Praxis: Towards A Value Sensitive Future with Technology [Book Review]


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Steven Umbrello
Università di Torino
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A new book by Batya Friedman and David G. Hendry, Value Sensitive Design: Shaping Technology with Moral Imagination, is reviewed. Value Sensitive Design is a project into the ethical and design issues that emerge during the engineering programs of new technologies. This book is intended to build on the over two decades of value sensitive design research, however with a greater emphasis on the developments of the theoretical underpinnings of the approach as well as initial steps that designers can employ to put the method into practice.
Keywords value sensitive design  design psychology  moral imagination  applied ethics
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DOI 10.1007/s11948-019-00122-2
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Why Value Sensitive Design Needs Ethical Commitments.Naomi Jacobs & Alina Huldtgren - forthcoming - Ethics and Information Technology.

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