The Changing Scope of Technoethics in Contemporary Society, 1st Edition

  • Rocci Luppicini
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  • ISBN-10: 152255095X
  • ISBN-13: 9781522550952
  • DDC: 174.96
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 403 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released June 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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In the modern era each new innovation poses its own special ethical dilemma. How can human society adapt to these new forms of expression, commerce, government, citizenship, and learning while holding onto its ethical and moral principles? This critical scholarly resource examines the existing intellectual platform within the field of technoethics, featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as ethical perspectives on internet safety, technoscience, and ethical hacking communication.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Information Security, Privacy, and Ethics (AISPE) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Ethical Perspectives on Advancing Human-Technological Relations.
1: An Ethical Framework for Interconnected and Self-Organizing Moral Machines.
2: Enhancing the Brain and the Ethics of Sport.
3: The Political Use and Abuse of Science.
4: Cyber-Bullies as Cyborg-Bullies.
5: The Techoethical Ethos of Technic Self-Determination: Technological Determinism as the Ontic Fundament of Freewill.
Current Applications of Emerging Technologies and Their Ethical Implications.
6: Lethal Military Robots: Who is Responsible When Things Go Wrong?.
7: The Case Against Weapons Research.
8: Humans, Autonomous Systems, and Killing in War.
9: Ethical Dimensions of NBIC-Convergence.
10: The Societal Hazards of Neuroenhancement Technologies.
11: Surgeon, Media, Society, Patient: Four Factors in Determining the Ethics of Cosmetic Surgery.
12: Socio-Ethical Impact of the Emerging Smart Technologies.
13: Energy Consumers’ Perspectives on Smart Meter Data: Privacy and Unjust Algorithmic Discrimination.
Emerging Trends and Future Directions.
14: Encouraging Digital Civility: What Companies and Others Can Do.
15: Algorithms vs. Hive Minds: Preserving Democracy’s Future in the Age of AI.
16: Viral Art Matters: Using Web-Based Artwork to Fortify Academic Efforts.
17: A Technoethical Study of Ethical Hacking Communication and Management Within a Canadian University.
18: Communication in the E-Culture and Media: New Trends and Features.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.