Gift of Fire Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computers and the Internet

ISBN-10: 0130082155
ISBN-13: 9780130082152
Edition: 2nd 2003
Authors: Sara Baase
List price: $70.00
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Description: For courses in Computer Ethics and Computers & Society. This text explores social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional and economic implications of computing from a computer scientist's point of view. It covers the issues  More...

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Book details

List price: $70.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 6/5/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

For courses in Computer Ethics and Computers & Society. This text explores social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional and economic implications of computing from a computer scientist's point of view. It covers the issues students will face both as members of a technological society and as professionals in computer-related fields. One of its goals is to develop computer professionals who understand the implications of what they create and how it fits into society at largeanother is to help students outside of computer science understand the issues and controversies generated by computers and the Internet.

Unwrapping the Gift
Privacy and Personal Information
Encryption and Interception of Communications
Can We Trust the Computer?
Freedom of Speech in Cyberspace
Intellectual Property
Computer Crime
Computers and Work
Broader Issues on the Impact and Control of Computers
Professional Ethics and Responsibilities
Epilogue
The Software Engineering Code and the ACM Code

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