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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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The Ethics of Information Technologies

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Edited by: Mariarosaria Taddeo, Keith Miller, Wendell; Wallach

ISBN13: 9781472431745
To be Published: November 2016
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £200.00

This volume collects key influential papers that have animated the debate about information computer ethics over the past three decades, covering issues such as privacy, online trust, anonymity, values sensitive design, machine ethics, professional conduct and moral responsibility of software developers.

These previously published articles have set the tone of the discussion and bringing them together here in one volume provides lecturers and students with a one-stop resource with which to navigate the debate.

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Jurisprudence, Law and Society
Ethics and information technologies: history and themes of a research field, Mariarosaria Taddeo and Keith Miller.
Part I History and Theoretical Foundation of Information and Computer Ethics: What is computer ethics?, James H. Moor
Introduction and overview: global information ethics, Terrell Ward Bynum and Simon Rogerson
The state of computer ethics as a philosophical field of inquiry: some contemporary perspectives, future projections, and current resources, Herman T. Tavani
Historical roots of information ethics, Terrell W. Bynum
Distributed morality in an information society, Luciano Floridi.
Part II Ethics and Computer Artifacts: Computer systems: moral entities but not moral agents, Deborah Johnson
Why machine ethics?, Colin Allen, Wendell Wallach and Iva Smit
Machine ethics: creating an ethical intelligent agent, Michael Anderson and Susan Leigh Anderson
The ethics of designing artificial agents, Frances S. Grodzinsky, Keith W. Miller and Marty J. Wolf
Experimental security analysis of a modern automobile, K. Koscher, A. Czeskis, F. Roesner, S. Patel, T. Kohno, S. Checkoway, D. McCoy, B. Kantor, D. Anderson, H. Shacham and S. Savage
Moral responsibility for computing artifacts: five rules, version 27, Ad Hoc Committee for Responsible Computing.
Part III Computer Ethics, Privacy, and Anonymity: Protecting privacy in an information age: the problem of privacy in public, Helen Nissenbaum
Cyberstalking, personal privacy, and moral responsibility, Herman T. Tavani and Frances S. Grodzinsky
Privacy and data privacy issues in contemporary China, Lu Yao-Huai
Nano-technology and privacy: on continuous surveillance outside the panopticon, Jeroen van den Hoven and Pieter E. Vermaas
Rethinking the concept of the right to information privacy: a Japanese perspective, Kiyoshi Murata and Yohko Orito
'But the data is already public': on the ethics of research in Facebook, Michael Zimmer
Is it OK to be an anonymous?, Philip Serracino-Inglott.
Part IV Well-Being and the Ethics of Technology Design: Lilliputian computer ethics, John Weckert
Ethical evaluation of displays that adapt to affect, Carson Reynolds and Rosalind Picard
Value sensitive design and information systems, Batya Friedman, Peter H. Kahn Jr and Alan Borning
Ethical protocols design, Matteo Turilli
Value-sensitive design, Jeroen van der Hoven and Noemi Manders-Huits.
Part V Education and Professional Ethics: The use and abuse of computer ethics, Donald Gotterbarn
Using the new ACM code of ethics in decision making, Ronald E. Anderson, Deborah G. Johnson, Donald Gotterbarn and Judith Perrolle
Computing and accountability, Helen Nissenbaum
How good is good enough? An ethical analysis of software construction and use, W.R. Collins, K.W. Miller, B.J. Spielman and P. Wherry
From awareness to action: integrating ethics and social responsibility into the computer science curriculum, C. Dianne Martin and Elaine Yale Weltz
Odd girl out: an individual differences perspective on women in the IT profession, Eileen M. Trauth.
Part VI Social Interactions and Computer Games: The ethics of representation and action in virtual reality, Philip Brey
Culture and computer-mediated communication: toward new understandings, Charles Ess and Fay Sudweeks
Game, player, ethics: a virtue ethics approach to computer games, Miguel Sicart
The concept of information overload: a preliminary step in understanding the nature of a harmful information-related condition, Kenneth Einar Himma
Social networking technology and the virtues, Shannon Vallor
Information warfare: a philosophical perspective, Mariarosaria Taddeo.