By Joseph Migga Kizza
This new version examines the moral, social, and coverage demanding situations stemming from computing and telecommunication know-how, and cellular information-enabling devices.
Read Online or Download Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age PDF
Similar user experience & usability books
This e-book is the 5th reliable archival booklet dedicated to RoboCup. It records the achievements awarded on the fifth robotic international Cup football video games and meetings held in Seattle, Washington, united states, in August 2001. The ebook comprises the subsequent components: creation, champion groups, problem award finalists, technical papers, poster displays, and crew descriptions (arranged in keeping with numerous leagues).
This booklet constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the fee 2102 overseas convention on Verbal and Nonverbal positive aspects of Human-Human and Human-Machine interplay, held in Patras, Greece, October 29 -31, 2007. The 21 revised complete papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen. The papers are prepared in topical sections on static and dynamic processing of faces, facial expressions and gaze in addition to emotional speech synthesis and popularity.
So much programmers' worry of consumer interface (UI) programming comes from their worry of doing UI layout. they suspect that UI layout is like picture design—the mysterious approach wherein inventive, latte-drinking, all-black-wearing humans produce cool-looking, inventive items. such a lot programmers see themselves as analytic, logical thinkers instead—strong at reasoning, susceptible on creative judgment, and incapable of doing UI layout.
The two-volume complaints of the ACIIDS 2015 convention, LNAI 9011 + 9012, constitutes the refereed complaints of the seventh Asian convention on clever details and Database platforms, held in Bali, Indonesia, in March 2015. the full of 117 complete papers permitted for book in those court cases used to be rigorously reviewed and chosen from 332 submissions.
Extra resources for Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age
But as small intellectual groups developed like those of clerics, the first requirements of achievements and maintenance of personal criteria started to emerge. This emphasis on intellectual capabilities for membership in a group became increasingly important as time passed. Sizer states that professions in eighteenth-century England were regarded as "occupations for the •gentlemen,' offering a safe social niche but not large material re- J. M. Kizza, Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age © Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998 34 Chapter 3.
5 Articulate and support policies that protect the dignity of users and others affected by a computing system. Designing or implementing systems that deliberately or inadvertently demean individuals or groups is ethicany unacceptable. Computer professionals who are in decision making positions should verify that systems are designed and implemented to protect personal privacy and enhance personal dignity. 6 Create opportunities for members of the organization to learn the principles and limitations of computer systems.
This imperative implies that only the necessary amount of personal information be collected in a system, that retention and disposal periods for that information be clearly defined and enforced, and that personal information gathered for a specific purpose not be used for other purposes without consent of the individual(s). These principles apply to electronic communications, including electronic mail, and prohibit procedures that capture or monitor electronic user data, including messages, without the permission of users or bonafide authorization related to system operation and maintenance.