Computers & ethics

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Blackwell , Oxford
Other titlesMetaphilosophy, vol.16 no.4, Oct. 1985.
Statementedited by Terrell Ward Bynum.
ContributionsBynum, Terrell Ward.
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Open LibraryOL14394583M

Drawing on concepts and theories from STS, this edition introduces a new approach: sociotechnical computer ethics. The book maintains a focus on enduring issues of privacy, property, democracy, and professional ethics while coming to grips with current developments in computing, information, communication technologies, and ethical issues around Cited by: Computer Ethics (4th Edition) by Deborah G.

Johnson Paperback $ Introducing the Theory of Computation by Wayne Goddard Paperback $ Customers who viewed this item also viewed Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of /5(9). Computer Ethics explores these questions and more, enabling students to differentiate between what is legally permissible and what is ethical in the context of computers and the Internet.

Chapters include:Author: Robert Plotkin. Computer Ethics: A Case-based Approach teaches students to solve ethical dilemmas in the field of computing, taking a philosophical, rather than a legal, approach to the topic.4/5. This new anthology in the burgeoning field of computer and information technology ethics offers a broad-based approach.

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The text is accessible enough for first-year students, while the selections are rich enough for use in specialized upper-division by: 8.

The readings cover such themes as views of computing, the information society, computers and organizations, computer-based monitoring, security and reliability, and privacy, ethics, and the internet.

A book from a leading author in the IT field, this collection of articles is an excellent resource for computer-based business owners, managers Cited by: 1. About this book This handbook provides an accessible overview of the most important issues in information and computer ethics.

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Computer Ethics – Forester, Tom and Perry Morrison Cambridge, MA: the MIT Press, Ethical Decision Making in Everyday Work Situations – Guy, Mary: New York: Wuorum books, Computer Ethics – Johnson, Deborah G.

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Hardware D 19 Yes. Thumb Drives (a.k.a. USB keys) offer more storage and quicker data access in a smaller, more convenient package. Most PC makers have stopped including diskette drives as standard PC. The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the s, 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 Book Edition: 1st Edition. This clear and accessible textbookand its associated website offer a state of the art introduction to the burgeoning field of computer ethics and professional responsibility.2/5(3). For anyone interested in the issues arising from computer malfunctions and, more perniciously, from misuse, this new edition of Computer Ethics is right on the mark.

Widely acclaimed for its readability and its balanced and authoritative coverage, Computer Ethics has been thoroughly revised and updated with new anecdotes, new revelations, and lively discussion of the ethic3/5(5). (Tavani ) The study of cyber-ethics, which includes computer ethics, has grown significantly since the early s, when Moor () and Author: James Moor.

Computers, Ethics, and Society book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In today's world, computers can have complex and cont /5. Book Description The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the s, although a number of important papers were published in previous decades, many of which are contained in this volume.

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Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow. This book reflects these different emphases and has articles on most of the important issues, organised into sections on the history and nature of computer ethics, cyberspace, values and technology, responsibility and professionalism, privacy and surveillance, what computers should not do and morality and machines.

Prentice Hall, - Computers- pages 1Review The third edition of Computer Ethics, by Deborah G. Johnson retains the clear writing and general Reviews: 1. Internet and Computer Ethics for Kids (and Parents and Teachers Who Haven't Got a Clue) The Book of cyber-ethical Questions for the Information Age The Title says it all.

Internet and Computer Ethics for Kids (and Parents and Teachers Without a Clue) is going to be one of the most significant books of /5(8).

Written in clear, accessible prose, the Fourth edition of Computer Ethics brings together philosophy, law, and technology. The text provides an in-depth exploration and analysis of a broad range of topics regarding the ethical implications of widespread use of computer technology.

The approach is normative while also exposing the student to alternative ethical stances. A typical problem in computer ethics arises because there is a policy vacuum about how computer technology should be used.

Computers provide us with new capabilities and these in turn give us new choices for action. Computer ethics include consideration of both personal and social policies for the ethical use of computer by: On the one hand, many of the pieces in this book 20 or more years old, which, given the speed at which communications technology changes, makes much of the discussion historic.

On the other hand, many of the ethical discussions are still relevant, either because the tech hasn't changed that much or human nature hasn't changed that much/5. Computers, Ethics, and Society, now in its third edition, offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary set of readings on the ethical and social implications of computer technology.

Taking into account technological, social, and philosophical issues, the contributors consider topics such as the work-related ramifications of automation, the ethical Brand: Oxford University Press. Moor () claims that computer ethics is not like any other; it is described as a new area of ethics and as a unique kind of it.

The arguments for such are based on the logical malleability of computers, the computer's impact on society and the invisibility factor. The logical malleability of computers. Introduction to Ethical Studies An Open Source Reader Lee Archie John G.

Archie. Computers, Ethics, and Society, now in its third edition, offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary set of readings on the ethical and social implications of computer technology. Taking into account technological, social, and philosophical issues, the contributors consider topics such as the work-related ramifications of automation, the ethical.

The Forrester and Morrison book, as the authors state, is not about computer ethics. Its focus is on insecure and unreliable computers and on people who acted irresponsibly or illegally.

I have used Johnson, Johnson and Snapper, and both editions of Parker to teach ethics at the graduate and undergraduate levels. This unit provides an introduction to the study of ethics and a brief overview of some of the main branches of philosophical thought about ethics.

As well as introducing the central ideas that relate to environmental and development ethics and how these two areas of ethical study interare related, this unit shows why ethics as a discipline can.

Computer ethics is a part of practical philosophy concerned with how computing professionals should make decisions regarding professional and social conduct. Margaret Anne Pierce, a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computers at Georgia Southern University has categorized the ethical decisions related to computer technology and usage into three primary.

This book is meant to equip students to deal with ethical dilemmas in computing, as opposed to legal issues in computing. To that end it first covers ethical theories and then describes how computing dilemmas may be systematically analyzed with a view to resolving them ethically.

Relation of this book to other computer ethics books.Computer Ethics. DOI link for Computer Ethics. Computer Ethics book.

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Computer Ethics. DOI link for Computer Ethics. Computer Ethics book. Edited By John Weckert. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 15 May Pub. location London. Imprint by: Ethics are unlike laws that legally mandate what is right or wrong.

Ethics illustrate society’s views about what is right and what is wrong. Computer Ethics. Computer ethics are a set of moral standards that govern the use of computers. It is society’s views about the use of computers.