A Scientist's Life: 10 Things USD's Lawrence Hinman Has Done
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
San Diego Union Tribune -- Meet Lawrence Hinman, the philosophy professor who co-founded and helped to direct the Center forin Science and Technology at the .
Hinman, 66, was trained in ancient Greek and classical modern Full Story). But since the 1990s, he’s also been a leading voice on ethical issues in science, ranging from stem cell research to search engines to robotics. Hinman sees his work as “dedicated to promoting the thoughtful discussion of difficult moral issues, especially those raised by recent developments in science and technology that challenge us to reflect on our traditional values and the unique opportunities emerging in the 21st century.” (