Computer ethics : a global perspective

TitleComputer ethics : a global perspective
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsStamatellos, G
Paginationxi, 141 p.
PublisherJones and Bartlett Publishers
Place PublishedSudbury, Mass.
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0763740845
Accession Number6156984
Call NumberIllinois College
KeywordsComputers , Electronic
AbstractWritten for non-experts, this short volume covers provides a short introduction to computer ethics and discusses the ethical issues that have emerged for the widespread use of technology on a global and local level. The author looks at the impact of digitized information on individuals and societies, and discusses issues such as privacy, reliability, security, intellectual property, and equality of access.
Notes2006035634Giannis Stamatellos.23 cm.Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-131) and index.What is computer ethics? -- Computer crime and security -- Privacy and anonymity -- Intellectual property -- Computer reliability -- Intelligent machines -- Computers and business -- Computers and health -- Computers and education -- Computers and entertainment -- Computers and politics.
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