Computer Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Computer Ethics and Professional Responsibility : Introductory Text and Readings

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This clear and accessible textbookand its associated website offer a state of the art introduction to the burgeoning field of computer ethics and professional responsibility.

Includes discussion of hot topics such as the history of computing; the social context of computing; methods of ethical analysis; professional responsibility and codes of ethics; computer security, risks and liabilities; computer crime, viruses and hacking; data protection and privacy; intellectual property and the “open source” movement; global ethics and the internet.
Introduces key issues and concepts at the start of each section, and features classroom-tested study questions, and lists of useful websites and further reading.
Provides a wealth of relevant case studies, and an easy-to learn case-analysis technique.
Is accompanied by a website, offering sample student answers, additional study questions, example case analyses, and discussion forums.
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  • Hardback | 376 pages
  • 158 x 228 x 34mm | 680.4g
  • NCC
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1855548445
  • 9781855548442

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