Ethical Plateau


Definition


The locus “where multiple technologies interact to create a complex terrain or topology of perception and decision making” (Fischer in Fortun & Fortun 2005: 47).



Fortun, K. and M. Fortun. "Scientific Imaginaries and Ethical Plateaus in Contemporary U.S. Toxicology." American Anthropologist, 107,1, 2005. pp. 43-58.

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