Computer Ethics

TitleComputer Ethics
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsJohnson, DG
PublisherPrentice-Hall Inc.
Place PublishedUpper Saddle River, NJ
ISBN Number0130836990
AbstractThis volume introduces some of the main issues that arise in the area of computer ethics. The author gives a short introduction to ethical theories and how they are used in decision-making and goes on to explain what is meant by professional ethics and the characteristics of a profession. The following chapters cover issues such as the internet and ethics, privacy, property rights in computer science, accountability in computer science and information technology and hacking. Each chapter begins with a case study and study questions.
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