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International Journal of Technoethics (IJT) Volume 6, Issue 2

Book Description

The International Journal of Technoethics (IJT) advances scholarship on the impact of ethics in technological advances and applications, both in established areas (e.g. computer ethics, engineering ethics, and biotech ethics) and new areas of research (e.g. nanoethics, artificial morality, and neuroethics). As a semi-annual journal that publishes empirical research, theoretical studies, innovative methodologies, practical applications, case studies, and book reviews, IJT provides moral and ethical aspects of technology in society.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • Thinking About Development: The Lived Reality of Globalization
  • Structural Exclusion and Just Development
  • Drone Warfare: Ethical and Psychological Issues
  • Globalization and Global Health
  • The Politicization of Science and the Use and Abuse of Technology
  • Viral Art Matters: Using Internet-Based Artwork to Fortify Academic Efforts
  • Radioactive Waste Disposal and Protection of the Future Public

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Masthead
  3. Call For Articles
  4. Special Issue on Globalization: Current Challenges and Future Prospects
    1. ENDNOTES
  5. Thinking About Development:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. REFERENCES
    3. ENDNOTES
  6. Structural Exclusion and Just Development
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. A NORMATIVE STANDARD OF JUST DEVELOPMENT
    4. 3. THE PROBLEM OF STRUCTURAL EXCLUSION
    5. 4. STRUCTURAL EXCLUSION AS EPISTEMIC OBSTACLE
    6. REFERENCES
    7. ENDNOTES
  7. Drone Warfare:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE IMMORALITY OF DRONE WARFARE: JUS IN BELLO
    4. THE IMMORALITY OF DRONE WARFARE: JUS AD BELLUM
    5. A CRITICISM AND REJOINDER
    6. SOME PROBABLE LONGER-TERM CONSEQUENCES OF DRONE WARFARE
    7. COGNITIVE AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CONCERNS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
  8. Globalization and Global Health
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. TRADITIONAL, INDIVIDUAL AND INSTITUTIONAL ARGUMENTS
    4. NON-IDEAL APPROACHES
    5. THE INDIVIDUAL STRATEGY
    6. HUMAN RIGHTS FRAMEWORK: NATION STATES
    7. INTERNATIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SECONDARY AGENTS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ENDNOTES
  9. The Politicization of Science and the Use and Abuse of Technology
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. GOVERNMENT, SCIENCE AND WAR
    4. THE SCIENTIFIC ESTATE
    5. THE LIMITS OF REASON
    6. THE WAR ON SCIENCE
    7. THE REVOLVING DOOR
    8. THE RELIGIOUS TURN
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ENDNOTES
  10. Viral Art Matters:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. LITERATURE REVIEW
    4. DISCUSSION
    5. CASE ONE: “TEN HOURS OF PRINCESS LEIA WALKING IN NYC”
    6. CASE TWO: NEW YORK CITY BALLET’S “NEW BEGINNINGS”
    7. CASE THREE: “MCKAYLA IS NOT IMPRESSED”
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
  11. Radioactive Waste Disposal and Protection of the Future Public
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. REFERENCES
  12. Call For Articles