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DOI: 10.1007/s00146-015-0642-3
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Ethics of responsibilities distributions in a technological culture

Lenk, Hans

Abstract:
In this paper, I develop and differentiate some problems of the interaction between corporations, individuals and the general public as well as institutions like the state or international non-governmental organizations as well as super-national organizations. Firms or corporations are nowadays much more international than they used to be; they are typically multinational enterprises giving rise to special transnational problems of transactions, interchanges and—indeed also—responsibilities ranging over national borders and restricted areas. In our culture, we have to deal with rather ramified types of individual and collective as well as specific corporate responsibilities tending to reach out beyond national borders, specific state law restrictions and even business systems and economies. The traditional personal and individual responsibility and their different forms will not do to cope with all the respective international, intercultural and inter-sectoral problems of modern corporations and their international interactions. In the paper, I have also discussed the question: Do multinational organizations and corporations have a ... mehr


Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Philosophie (PHIL)
Publikationstyp Zeitschriftenaufsatz
Jahr 2017
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 0951-5666, 1435-5655
KITopen-ID: 1000090856
Erschienen in AI & society
Band 32
Heft 2
Seiten 219–231
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