The Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology (4th Edition)

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By Sara Baase

A present of fireside: Social, criminal, and moral concerns for Computing expertise, 4e is perfect for classes in laptop Ethics and pcs and Society. it's also an invaluable reference for machine technological know-how pros or a person drawn to studying extra approximately computing know-how and its overarching impact.

Sara Baase explores the social, criminal, philosophical, moral, political, constitutional, and monetary implications of computing and the controversies they increase. With a working laptop or computer scientist's viewpoint, and with ancient context for lots of matters, she covers the problems scholars will face either as contributors of a technological society and as pros in computer-related fields. a main aim is to boost computing device pros who comprehend the consequences of what they carry and the way it suits into society at huge.

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