Ethics and Computing: Living Responsibly in a Computerized World / Edition 2 available in Paperback
Ethics and Computing, Second Edition promotes awarenessof these and other major issues and accepted procedures andpolicies in the area of ethics and computing, using real-worldcompanies, incidents, products and people. An entire chapter isdedicated to detailed analysis of the major ethical codes relevantto computing professionals: The Association of InformationTechnology Professionals (AITP) code of ethics, IEEE (Institute ofElectrical and Electronics Engineers) code of ethics, theAssociation of Computing Machinery codes of ethics, and theACM/IEEE Software Engineering code of ethics.
Ethics and Computing, Second Edition is ideally suitedfor topical undergraduate courses with chapters and assignmentsdesigned to encourage critical thinking and informed ethicaldecisions. Furthermore, this invaluable book will keep abreastcomputer science, computer engineering, and information systemsprofessionals and their colleagues of current ethical issues andresponsibilities.
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Table of ContentsPreface.Acknowledgments for the First Edition.Acknowledgments for the Second EditionGetting Started.Critical-Thinking Skills.Professional Codes of Ethics."Cracking" and Computer Security.Encryption, Law Enforcement, and Privacy.Computers in Safety-Critical Systems.Whistle Blowing.Intellectual-Property Issues.Environmental and Health Concerns.Striving for Fairness.Managing Your Career.Appendix A: Notes for the Instructor.Appendix B: Codes of Ethics.Appendix C: Pointers to Additional Resources.Index.About the Editor.