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The Resource Ethical and social issues in the information age, Joseph Migga Kizza, (electronic book)

Ethical and social issues in the information age, Joseph Migga Kizza, (electronic book)

Label
Ethical and social issues in the information age
Title
Ethical and social issues in the information age
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Migga Kizza
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The rapid pace of change in computing demands a continuous review of our defensive strategies, and a strong ethical framework in our computer science education. This fully revised and enhanced fifth edition of Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age examines the ethical, social, and policy challenges stemming from the convergence of computing and telecommunication, and the proliferation of mobile information-enabling devices. This accessible and engaging text surveys thought-provoking questions about the impact of these new technologies. Topics and features:Establishes a philosophical framework and analytical tools for discussing moral theories and problems in ethical relativismOffers pertinent discussions on privacy, surveillance, employee monitoring, biometrics, civil liberties, harassment, the digital divide, and discriminationExamines the new ethical, cultural and economic realities of computer social network ecosystems (NEW)Reviews issues of property rights, responsibility and accountability relating to information technology and softwareDiscusses how virtualization technology informs our ethical behavior (NEW)Introduces the new frontiers of ethics: virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and the InternetSurveys the social, moral and ethical value systems in mobile telecommunications (NEW)Explores the evolution of electronic crime, network security, and computer forensicsProvides exercises, objectives, and issues for discussion with every chapterThis comprehensive textbook incorporates the latest requirements for computer science curricula. Both students and practitioners will find the book an invaluable source of insight into computer ethics and law, network security, and computer crime investigation
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Cataloging source
DKDLA
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Kizza, Joseph Migga
Dewey number
004
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
AE5
LC item number
.S67 Internet
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Texts in Computer Science,
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  • Computer science
  • Technology
  • Data encryption (Computer science)
  • Social sciences
  • Computers and Society
  • Information Systems Applications (incl. Internet)
  • Data Encryption
  • User Interfaces and Human Computer Interaction
  • Social Sciences, general
  • Philosophy of Technology
Label
Ethical and social issues in the information age, Joseph Migga Kizza, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Computer Crimes
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Artificial Intelligence
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Virtualization and Virtual Reality
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Cyberspace
  • Ethical, Privacy, and Security Issues in the Online Social Network Ecosystems
  • Mobile Systems and Their Intractable Social, Ethical and Security Issues
  • Computer Crime Investigations and Ethics
  • Biometric Technologies and Ethics
  • History of Computing
  • Morality and the Law
  • Ethics and Ethical Analysis
  • Ethics and the Professions
  • Anonymity, Security, Privacy, and Civil Liberties
  • Intellectual Property Rights and Computer Technology
  • Social Context of Computing
  • Software Issues: Risks and Liabilities
Control code
SPR838812415
Edition
5. ed. 2013.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 372 p. 22 ill.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447149903
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4471-4990-3
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ethical and social issues in the information age, Joseph Migga Kizza, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Computer Crimes
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Artificial Intelligence
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Virtualization and Virtual Reality
  • New Frontiers for Computer Ethics: Cyberspace
  • Ethical, Privacy, and Security Issues in the Online Social Network Ecosystems
  • Mobile Systems and Their Intractable Social, Ethical and Security Issues
  • Computer Crime Investigations and Ethics
  • Biometric Technologies and Ethics
  • History of Computing
  • Morality and the Law
  • Ethics and Ethical Analysis
  • Ethics and the Professions
  • Anonymity, Security, Privacy, and Civil Liberties
  • Intellectual Property Rights and Computer Technology
  • Social Context of Computing
  • Software Issues: Risks and Liabilities
Control code
SPR838812415
Edition
5. ed. 2013.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 372 p. 22 ill.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447149903
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4471-4990-3
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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