The Science, Technology & Society Initiative is developing conceptual frameworks and case studies, as well as online, interactive case studies, to advance knowledge of the international dimensions of ethics in science and engineering.
These freely available materials may be used interchangeably and can be inserted into a single course or combined to cover multiple weeks or a full semester.
Additionally, some of our in-class cases have been transformed into online, interactive cases. With our online cases, the original in-depth case studies have been simplified for faster online reading and are supplemented with streaming audio interviews with key stakeholders and experts for each case.
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IF YOU USE ANY OF THESE MATERIALS, WE WOULD APPRECIATE HEARING ABOUT YOUR EXPERIENCES. For example, what case study did you use, in what class, and with what reaction?
Funding for the International Dimensions of Ethics Education in Science and Engineering Project comes from the National Science Foundation through grant number 0734887. Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.