Month: January 2013

Review of Handbook of Unethical Work Behavior, edited by Robert A. Giacalone

Ethics in Technical Communication: A Deeper Look

Handbook of Unethical Work Behavior, edited by Robert A. Giacalone

 Review by: Paul Dombrowski, University of Central Florida

We typically think of ethics in technical communication in terms of our relationships with our employer, our clients, and the consumer or user.  Our ATTW Code of Ethics, for example, focuses on our students, the public, the academy, the profession, non-academic employers, and contractors. Of late, however, we are becoming increasingly concerned about the ethical aspects of our relationships within our working environment, whether it be face-to-face or in cyberspace.  Continue reading “Review of Handbook of Unethical Work Behavior, edited by Robert A. Giacalone”