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The Information Society: Innovation, Legitimacy, Ethics and Democracy In honor of Professor Jacques Berleur s.j.

Proceedings of the Conference “Information Society: Governance, Ethics and Social Consequences”, University of Namur, Belgium 22–23 May 2006

  • Philippe Goujon
  • Sylvian Lavelle
  • Penny Duquenoy
  • Kai Kimppa
  • Véronique Laurent

Benefits

  • Volume celebrating the work of Jacques Berleur

  • Comprehensive source of information on various aspects of the Information Society

Conference proceedings

Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 233)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Technology and Democracy: Views on The is

  3. Ethics and Democracy Into The ICT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Kai K. Kimppa
      Pages 37-38
    3. Jeroen van den Hoven
      Pages 67-72
  4. Governance of is: From Economic Regulation To A New Social Contract

  5. Applied issues: health, profession and education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Diane Whitehouse
      Pages 155-158

About these proceedings

Introduction

International Federation for Information Processing

The IFIP series publishes state-of-the-art results in the sciences and technologies of information and communication.  The scope of the series includes: foundations of computer science; software theory and practice; education; computer applications in technology; communication systems; systems modeling and optimization; information systems; computers and society; computer systems technology; security and protection in information processing systems; artificial intelligence; and human-computer interaction.  Proceedings and post-proceedings of referred international conferences in computer science and interdisciplinary fields are featured.  These results often precede journal publication and represent the most current research.  The principal aim of the IFIP series is to encourage education and the dissemination and exchange of information about all aspects of computing.

 

For more information about the 300 other books in the IFIP series, please visit www.springer.com.

 

For more information about IFIP, please visit www.ifip.org.

Keywords

Ethics of Technology Health Internet InternetGovernance JacquesBerleur WSIS democracy ethics information society responsibility security

Editors and affiliations

  • Philippe Goujon
    • 1
  • Sylvian Lavelle
    • 2
  • Penny Duquenoy
    • 3
  • Kai Kimppa
    • 4
  • Véronique Laurent
    • 5
  1. 1.University of NamurBelgium
  2. 2.ICAM (School of Engineering)France
  3. 3.Middlesex UniversityUK
  4. 4.University of TurkuFinland
  5. 5.University of NamurBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Information Society: Innovation, Legitimacy, Ethics and Democracy In honor of Professor Jacques Berleur s.j.
  • Book Subtitle Proceedings of the Conference “Information Society: Governance, Ethics and Social Consequences”, University of Namur, Belgium 22–23 May 2006
  • Editors Philippe Goujon
    Sylvain Lavelle
    Penny Duquenoy
    Kai Kimppa
    Veronique Laurent
  • Series Title IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-72381-5
  • Copyright Information International Federation for Information Processing 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-72380-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4419-4435-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-387-72381-5
  • Series ISSN 1571-5736
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXIII, 306
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Computers and Society
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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