The Ethics of Technology: Response to Critics
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The Ethics of Technology: A Geometric Analysis of Five Moral Principles proposes five moral principles for analyzing ethical issues related to engineering and technology. The objections raised by several authors to the multidimensional scaling technique used in the book reveal a lack of familiarity with this widely used technique.
KeywordsThe ethics of technology Multidimensional scaling Casuistry Moral similarity Conceptual spaces Kristin Shrader-Frechette Gert-Jan Lokhorst
The author wishes to thank Ed Harris and Glen Miller for helpful comments on an earlier draft of this paper.
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