For anyone interested in the issues arising from computer malfunctions and, moreperniciously, from misuse, this new edition of Computer Ethics is right on the mark. Widelyacclaimed for its readability and its balanced and authoritative coverage, Computer Ethics has beenthoroughly revised and updated with new anecdotes, new revelations, and lively discussion of theethical, social, and professional issues arising from the computer revolution, such as computercrime, software theft, hacking, viruses, and the invasion of privacy.An entirely rewritten firstchapter is followed by expanded chapters that contain compelling new case studies and analyses. Anew final section contains 10 hypothetical scenarios for group discussion. Copies of the ACM Code ofEthics and the ACM-IEEE Computing Curricula are included in the appendixes.Tom Forester is SeniorLecturer in the School of Computing and Information Technology at Griffith University, Queensland,Australia, and is editor or author of seven books on the social aspects of computers. Perry Morrisonlectures in psychology at the National University of Singapore.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: MIT Press
For anyone interested in the issues arising from computer malfunctions and, moreperniciously, from misuse, this new edition of Computer Ethics is right on the mark. Widelyacclaimed for its readability and its balanced and authoritative coverage, Computer Ethics has beenthoroughly revised and updated with new anecdotes, new revelations, and lively discussion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have profoundly changed many aspects of life, including the nature of entertainment, work, communication, education, healthcare, industrial production and business, social relations and conflicts. They have had a radical and widespread impact on our moral lives and hence on contemporary ethical debates. The Cambridge Handbook
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
The rapid advancement of information technology in modern societies affects the way we live, communicate, work, and entertain. Computers and computer networks formulate an information age in which traditional ethical questions are re-examined and new questions arise concerning moral standards for human behavior. Computer Ethics: A Global Perspective presents a
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge
The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the 1980s, although a number of important papers were published in previous decades, many of which are contained in this volume. Computer ethics, as the field became known, flourished in the following decades. The emphasis initially was
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
This handbook provides an accessible overview of the most important issues in information and computer ethics. It covers: foundational issues and methodological frameworks; theoretical issues affecting property, privacy, anonymity, and security; professional issues and the information-related professions; responsibility issues and risk assessment; regulatory issues and challenges; access and equity issues.