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Understanding the relevance of ethics reviews of ICT research in UK computing departments using dialectical hermeneutics
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to attempt to investigate how Information and Communications Technology (ICT) researchers in UK computing departments address ethics in their research. Whilst research and innovation ...
Virtuous Business Intelligence
(IGI Global, 2015-07-01)
This paper examines three approaches to ethics and focuses on the development of character and the practice of virtue in business intelligence (BI). The paper describes BI as a tool for mediating the relationships between ...
Friends, Robots, Citizens?
This paper asks whether and how an artefact, such as a robot, could be considered a citizen. In doing so, it approaches questions of political freedom and artefacts. Three key notions emerge in the discussion: discursivity, ...
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to review the world of information and communications technology (ICT) from its early days to the near future. The aim is to consider how successfully academia, industry and government ...
The ETHICOMP Odyssey: 1995 to 2015
A reflection of the ETHICOMP conference series and its impact on ICT ethics over its 20 year existence.