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From Computer Ethics to Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT: The transition of reference discourses informing ethics-related research in information systems
The discourse concerning computer ethics qualifies as a reference discourse for ethics-related IS research. Theories, topics and approaches of computer ethics are reflected in IS. The paper argues that there is currently ...
Tomorrow’s ethics and today’s response: An investigation into the ways information systems professionals perceive and address emerging ethical issues
This paper explores the question of how foresight and futures research can identify and address ethical issues in the field of Information Systems (IS). Starting from the premise that such IS are part of socio-technical ...
Interpretive accounts and fairy tales: a critical polemic against the empiricist bias in interpretive IS research
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
In 1995, Geoff Walsham wrote one of the most important and most widely cited papers on interpretivism in information systems (IS). Walsham’s paper, along with his further work, represents a cornerstone of the discourse ...
Developing Responsible Research and Innovation for Robots
This paper develops a framework for responsible research and innovation (RRI) in robot design for roboticists from a study of the processes involved in the design and engineering of a range of robots including ...
Participatory design as ethical practice – concepts, reality and conditions
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to provide a response to Christiansen's paper, Ellen Christiansen (2014) “From ‘ethics of the eye’ to ‘ethics of the hand’ by collaborative prototyping”, Journal of Information, ...
Critical Theory as an Approach to the Ethics of Information Security
The Professionalisation of Information Security: Perspectives of UK Practitioners
In response to the increased “cyber” threats to business, the UK and US Governments are taking steps to develop the training and professional identity of information security practitioners. The ambition of the UK Government ...