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A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology (4th Edition)

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A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, 4e is ideal for courses in Computer Ethics and Computers and Society. It is also a useful reference for computer science professionals or anyone interested in learning more about computing technology and its overarching impact. Sara Baase explores the social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional, and economic implications of computing and the controversies they raise. With a computer scientist’s…

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The code I’m still ashamed of(r/programming)

> I wish I could tell you that when I first saw those requirements they bothered me. I wish I could tell you that it felt wrong to code something that was basically designed to trick young girls. But the truth is, I didn’t think much of it at the time. I had a job to do, and I did it.

The single most valuable aspect of my CS degree was the mandatory ethics course I barely understood at the time. That stuff doesn’t come naturally. Everyone should read A Gift of Fire.

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Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Sara Baase

Book Edition

4

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Pearson

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A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology (4th Edition)

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The code I’m still ashamed of

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