|Ethics, philosophy: ethics is concerned with the evaluation and justification of actions and ultimately a justification of morality. See also good, values, norms, actions, deontology, deontological logic, consequentialism, morals, motives, reasons, action theory._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Jaron Lanier on Ethics - Dictionary of Arguments
Ethics/Web/Digitalization/Internet/Lanier: thesis: Ethics in the digital world is based on design. There are well-founded theories about factors that influence good or bad behaviour on the internet.
How mean people behave towards each other on the net depends on the degree of anonymity.
Anonymity/Lanier: certainly has its place, but it requires careful design. A substantial exchange of views requires full presence. It is therefore one of the fundamental rights of an accused person to be allowed to face his prosecutor.
>Internet, >Internet Culture, >Internet Law, >Internet Protocol, >Internet Security, >World Wide Web, >Social networks, >Social media._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
You are not a Gadget. A Manifesto, New York 2010
Gadget: Warum die Zukunft uns noch braucht Frankfurt/M. 2012