Investigating Cyber Law and Cyber Ethics: Issues, Impacts and Practices, 1st Edition

  • Alfreda Dudley
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  • ISBN-10: 1613501331
  • ISBN-13: 9781613501337
  • DDC: 345.0268
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 342 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Ethical values in computing are essential for understanding and maintaining the relationship between computing professionals and researchers and the users of their applications and programs. While concerns about cyber ethics and cyber law are constantly changing as technology changes, the intersections of cyber ethics and cyber law are still underexplored. INVESTIGATING CYBER LAW AND CYBER ETHICS: ISSUES, IMPACTS AND PRACTICES discusses the impact of cyber ethics and cyber law on information technologies and society. Featuring current research, theoretical frameworks, and case studies, the book will highlight the ethical and legal practices used in computing technologies, increase the effectiveness of computing students and professionals in applying ethical values and legal statues, and provide insight on ethical and legal discussions of real-world applications.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Legal and Jurisdictional Issues Regarding Cyberspace.
2: Responsibility, Jurisdiction, and the Future of “Privacy by Design”.
3: Hacking: Legal and Ethical Aspects of an Ambiguous Activity.
4: Emerging Cybercrime Trends: Legal, Ethical, and Practical Issues.
5: Law and Technology at Crossroads in Cyberspace: Where Do We Go from Here?.
6: Cyber Law, Cyber Ethics and Online Gambling.
7: Legal and Ethical Implications Involving Social Networks and Virtual Worlds.
8: An Overview of Child Abuses in 3D Social Networks and Online Video Games.
9: Ethics and Legal Aspects of Virtual Worlds.
10: Narbs as a Measure and Indicator of Identity Narratives.
11: Cloud Based Social Network Sites: Under Whose Control?.
12: Legal and Ethical Implications in Cyberspace: An International Perspective.
13: Al-Qaeda on Web 2.0: Radicalization and Recruitment Strategies.
14: Google in China: Corporate Responsibility on a Censored Internet.
15: All's Well that Ends Well: A Comparative Analysis of the Constitutional and Administrative Frameworks of Cyberspace and the United Kingdom.
16: A UK Law Perspective: Defamation Law as It Applies on the Internet.
17: The Hellenic Framework for Computer Program Copyright Protection Following the Implementation of the Relative European Union Directives.
18: Internet Advertising: Legal Aspects in the European Union.
About the Contributors.