Ethics on the Laboratory Floor

  • Simone van der Burg
  • Tsjalling Swierstra

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Simone van der Burg, Tsjalling Swierstra
      Pages 1-17
  3. Moral Philosophers in the Laboratory

  4. Case Studies

  5. Critical Perspectives

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 227-230

About this book


This volume unites ethicists and social scientists to contribute to a new type of technology ethics. Cooperation with scientists makes it possible to anticipate ethical questions and problems at a stage when the technology can still be changed.


constructivism design environment ethics research Technologie technology underdetermination

Editors and affiliations

  • Simone van der Burg
    • 1
  • Tsjalling Swierstra
    • 2
  1. 1.IQ Healthcarethe Netherlands
  2. 2.Universiteit Maastrichtthe Netherlands

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