Bibliographies

This section contains mostly-annotated bibliographies on topics related to engineering and science ethics.  Links to these bibliographies can be found under their respective topic sections in other areas of the site.  Also contained within this section are links to online libraries and resource pages where relevant bibliographies can be found and searched. If there is a specific topic that you do not see here and would like more information about please email us at OnlineEthic@nae.edu.  Users who know of other useful sources may contribute a bibliography or send a link using the "Suggest a Resource" section.

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  • Active Learning Bibliography

    Added08/17/2016

    An annotated bibliography of web sites, books and journal articles looking at how to integrate active learning into ethics education. Includes material on what active learning is and how it is done, how active learning can be done in an online environment, and how it can be integrated into ethics education.

  • Added12/17/2015

    A bibliography including links to case studies, books, reports and journal articles looking at the engineering ethics and policy issues looking at the Bhopal gas tragedy, where a gas leak from a Union Carbide plant caused one of the world's worst industrial disasters.

  • Added12/17/2015

    A bibliography covering the ethics of human migration, including migration due to climate change or climate refugees, and the migration of skilled immigrants from developing nations to developed nations.

  • Added01/27/2012

    This annotated bibliography includes articles on risk identification, risk assessment, risk management, and risk communication.

  • Added05/05/2011

    This bibliography includes a balance of the effects of climate change on engineered systems and more philosophical articles looking at wider issues of climate change and justice and communicating about climate change to different stakeholders. There is also a section on education at the very end.

    Year 2011
  • Added05/05/2011

    This bibliography covers the ethics of energy use in agriculture, community planning, construction, electricity delivery, manufacturing, transportation, and the home. It also includes a list of relevant centers and web sites.

    Year 2011
  • Added05/05/2011

    This bibliography addresses general issues of energy production along with specific articles about Biofuels, Carbon Capture and Storage, Conservation, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Energy, Hydrogen, Hydroelectric Power, Nuclear Power, Solar Power, Tidal and Wave Power, and Wind Power.

    Year 2011
  • Added08/18/2010

    This annotated bibliography contains references to professionalism within engineering. It includes subsections on The Role of Codes of Ethics in Engineering Practice, The History of Engineering, and Social Responsibility.

    Year 2011
  • Added08/18/2010

    This bibliography covers a number of legal issues that arrise in engineering. It includes subsections on Animal Subjects, The Bidding Process, Bribery and Extortion, Accessible Design, Environmental Laws, Expert Witnesses, Intellectual Property & Patents, Human Subjects in Research, Product Liability, Public Safety, and Standards.

    Year 2011
  • Added08/17/2010

    An annotated list of relevant references for engineers in a variety of settings. Includes subsections on Academia, Corporate Environments, Government Agencies, Military, Non-Profit Organizations, International Organizations, Consulting and Bidding, Engineer/Client Relationships and Whistleblowing.

Cite this page: "Bibliographies" Online Ethics Center for Engineering 7/27/2009 OEC Accessed: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 <www.onlineethics.org/Resources/Bibliographies.aspx>