#1. Is the concept of citizenship different in virtual spaces than in face to face environments?
I think citizenship in the virtual spaces is totally different from the one in the face-to-face environment. This is
because of virtual spaces characteristic
What is the Childrens Protection Act?
According to the article, Internet filtering software in K-12 classrooms, The childrens internet
protection act says that public institutes such as libraries and school have to set up internet
filtering software in ea
This week, I would like to choses the topic related to assistive reproductive technology like invitro fertilization. First of all, the mechanisms of IVF, which is about how to make test tube baby,
consist of largely four complicated steps. The first step
Is information ethics culture-relative?
I think information ethics is culture-relative and different cultures require a different information
ethics and different approaches. This is because different cultures each country has each own
history, value, soc
Are there risks associated with this constant personalization?
Yes, there are some risks related to personalization according to article, Democracy and the
Internet by Cass R. Sustein. He addresses the threats resulted from personalization in internet
Cocking contends, online environments limit the potential of developing close relationships
and the intimacy inherent in such relationships. Do you agree with this? Explain why or why
When reading cockings article, he argues that online environments
Do you think establishing a CyberEthics curriculum in schools will have a significant
impact on childrens online choices, immediately or in the future?
I think education of online ethics can have on great effect on children in the
future rather than imm
Do machines hold the capacity to have meaningful social interactions with humans?
Relating social learning to wieners cautions about artificial agents ( like robots),
specifically the risks associated with replacing human judgment with machine decisions
After viewing the posted video and reading Budinger and Budingers article, the ethical
dilemma that I want to share is CCTV cameras installment in omnibuses to secure the
safety of goods and passengers. Senior police officers agree that installing CCTV go
In the Introduction to Philosophy of Technology written by the first author says it is hard to
define technology as one term at the beginning. This is because there are so many different
types of technologies and the meaning of the technology is broad. Ho
Technology & Ethics in Society
Fall 2015 * CI 4311W * Sections 003 (online)
Jim Hutchinson, Ph.D.
Learning Technologies Media Lab, St. Paul Campus
Office Hours by appointment
E-mail: [email protected]
Course Description &
Tips and Guidelines for Online Discussions
Each class begins on Tuesday.
Materials will be available no later than Sunday (often earlier) for the week ahead.
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