A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Computing
This text provides an in-depth discussion of how computers change established institutions and social conventions, and how organizations and governments adapt to and attempt to control computer technology. The aim of the book is to develop computer professionals who understand the implications of what they create, and how it fits into society at large.
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Review: A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computers and the InternetUser Review - Jonathan Howard - Goodreads
This book is pedantic and the author reveals a complete lack of understanding how the world works. Many of the 'complex problems' outlined in the book are obvious. The author's views on important ... Read full review
Review: A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computers and the InternetUser Review - Ruth Kyle-devendorf - Goodreads
Read for class. Had some interesting parts but I'm just not a computer nut! =) Read full review