Ethics and Intellectual Structures

  • Howard Rosenbrock
Part of the Human-Computer Interaction Series book series (HCIS)


In the paper, three propositions are put forward. First, that intellectual structures of wide scope commonly lead to conclusions which are ethically unacceptable; secondly that the ethically unacceptable consequences of science arise from one particular presupposition which it adopts, namely that of causality; thirdly, that causality is no essential part of science.


Ethical Judgement Ethical Belief Human Ability Human Purpose Ethical Criticism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard Rosenbrock
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  1. 1.LindenRoss-on-WyeUK

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