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A gift of fire : social, legal, and ethical issues in computing and internet / Sara Baase.

By: Baase, Sara.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Education, c2003Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xv, 464 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0130082155; 013121988X.Subject(s): Computers -- Social aspects | Computers -- Moral and ethical aspects | Internet -- Social aspects | Internet -- Moral and ethical aspectsDDC classification: 004.3034834 Online resources: WorldCat details
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Table of contents 1. Unwrapping the Gift. 2. Privacy and Personal Information. 3. Encryption and Interception of Communications. 4. Can We Trust the Computer? 5. Freedom of Speech in Cyberspace. 6. Intellectual Property. 7. Computer Crime. 8. Computers and Work. 9. Broader Issues on the Impact and Control of Computers. 10. Professional Ethics and Responsibilities. Epilogue. Appendix A: The Software Engineering Code and the ACM Code.
Summary: For courses in Computer, Social, and Legal Ethics. This text explores social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional and economic implications of computing from a computer scientists point of view.
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"An Alan R. Apt book.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents 1. Unwrapping the Gift. 2. Privacy and Personal Information. 3. Encryption and Interception of Communications. 4. Can We Trust the Computer? 5. Freedom of Speech in Cyberspace. 6. Intellectual Property. 7. Computer Crime. 8. Computers and Work. 9. Broader Issues on the Impact and Control of Computers. 10. Professional Ethics and Responsibilities. Epilogue. Appendix A: The Software Engineering Code and the ACM Code.

For courses in Computer, Social, and Legal Ethics. This text explores social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional and economic implications of computing from a computer scientists point of view.

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