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What future, which technology? On the problem of describing relevant futures.
Doing research on future and emerging technologies raises a number of significant ontological and epistemological challenges. The fundamental uncertainty of the future, combined with problems of appropriate descriptions ...
Responsible Research and Innovation in Industry—Challenges, Insights and Perspectives
Abstract: The responsibility of industry towards society and the environment is a much discussed topic, both in academia and in business. Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) has recently emerged as a new concept with ...
Ethics of Emerging Information and Communication Technologies - On the implementation of RRI
(Oxford University Press, 2016-09-19)
Research and innovation in emerging technologies can have great benefits but also raise ethical and social concerns. The current discourse on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a novel attempt to come to conceptual ...
Responsible Research and Innovation in the Digital Age
How to Shape a Better Future? Epistemic Difficulties for Ethical Assessment and Anticipatory Governance of Emerging Technologies
Empirical research into the ethics of emerging technologies, often involving foresight studies, technology assessment or application of the precautionary principle, raises significant epistemological challenges by failing ...
Teaching ethical reflexivity in information systems
Teaching ethics to students of information systems (IS) raises a number of conceptual and content-related issues. The present paper starts out by developing a conceptual framework of moral and ethical issues that distinguishes ...
Development and emancipation: The information society and decision support systems in local authorities in Egypt.
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the emancipatory promises and realities of information and communication technology (ICT) in Egypt. Design/methodology/approach – The combination of Habermasian and ...
Responsible Research in IT
(Oxford University Press, 2018-05-19)
Landscapes of ethical issues of emerging ICT applications in Europe
A central problem of the attempt to bring to bear ethical ideas to technology, in particular information and communication technology is that it tends to arrive too late. It would clearly be desirable to have a better ...