Values and Ethics in Making Emerging Technologies Work for Older People

  • Caroline HollandEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9193)


Since the early 20th century, population ageing and technological developments have developed apace. Many social changes took place, including the development of digital technologies and the ageing of populations worldwide. The purpose of this paper is to explore the implications of these two phenomena and to think about how certain values and may be drawn upon to help make technologies work better for older people as both technology markets and worldwide demographic profiles continue to evolve.


Ageing Technology Values Ethics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK

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