WRC 1013/1023 Freshman Composition: Exploring Critical Issues

Sources for WRC 1013: Christina Frasier, Darren Meritz & Pamela Mahan

Introduction: Ethics of Drones

The “Ethics of Drones” section brings together sources that express a variety of viewpoints on the growing presence of drones in the world today, from their role in hunting high-value targets in war zones, to recreational use, to commercial use in delivering goods and in the farming industry. How are drones changing the conversation about privacy? How are they influencing industries? How can drones change our everyday lives, and what limits should lawmakers place on them?

Link to Reading Comprehension Questions

Ethics of Drones

Raptopoulos, Andreas. No Roads? There’s a Drone for That. www.ted.com, https://www.ted.com/talks/andreas_raptopoulos_no_roads_there_s_a_drone_for_that. Accessed 7 Aug. 2017.