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Areas of Specialization
Applied Ethics
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Applied Ethics
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    Climate Change and Professional Responsibility: A Declaration of Helsinki for Engineers
    with Rob Lawlor
    Science and Engineering Ethics 23 (5): 1431-1452. 2017.
    In this paper, we argue that the professional engineering institutions ought to develop a Declaration of Climate Action. Climate change is a serious global problem, and the majority of greenhouse gas emissions come from industries that are enabled by engineers and represented by the engineering professional institutions. If the professional institutions take seriously the claim that a profession should be self-regulating, with codes of ethics that go beyond mere obedience to the law, and if they…Read more