Library Open Repository

Rationality and Digital Technology

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

Holmes, WN (2004) Rationality and Digital Technology. Computer, 37 (9). 116, 114-115. ISSN 0018-9162

[img]
Preview
PDF
r9116.pdf | Download (241kB)
Available under University of Tasmania Standard License.

Abstract

The computing profession must monitor the development of digital technology and, if necessary, influence it. The author reviews the role of rationality and irrationality in society, examines the actual and potential effects of digital technology on social rationality and irrationality, and the need for professional control of that technology.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: rationality, digital technology, social effects of technology
Journal or Publication Title: Computer
Page Range: 116, 114-115
ISSN: 0018-9162
Identification Number - DOI: 10.1109/MC.2004.143
Additional Information: This material is presented to ensure timely dissemination of scholarly and technical work. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by authors or by other copyright holders. All persons copying this information are expected to adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by each author's copyright. In most cases, these works may not be reposted without the explicit permission of the copyright holder. Copyright 2004 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. However, permission to reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or to reuse any copyrighted component of this work in other works must be obtained from the IEEE.
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:19
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/1403
Item Statistics: View statistics for this item

Repository Staff Only (login required)

Item Control Page Item Control Page