This new edition examines the ethical, social, and policy challenges stemming from computing and telecommunication technology, and mobile information-enabling devices. Features: establishes a philosophical framework and analytical tools for discussing moral theories and problems in ethical relativism; offers pertinent discussions on privacy, surveillance, employee monitoring, biometrics, civil liberties, harassment, the digital divide, and discrimination; examines the new ethical, cultural and economic realities of computer social networks; reviews issues of property rights, responsibility and accountability relating to IT and software; discusses how virtualization technology informs ethical behavior; introduces the frontiers of ethics in VR, AI, and the Internet; surveys the social, moral and ethical value systems in mobile telecommunications; explores the evolution of electronic crime, network security, and computer forensics; provides exercises, objectives, and issues for discussion in every chapter.In support of either hardware-based or memory-based programs, programmers, usually the creators of these programs, write documentation and technical manuals to accompany the program and help the user of the software. Our referencesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age|
|Author||:||Joseph Migga Kizza|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-03-19|