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Holmes, WN 2004 , 'Rationality and Digital Technology' , Computer, vol. 37, no. 9 , 116, 114-115 , doi: 10.1109/MC.2004.143.

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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
Authors/Creators:Holmes, WN
Keywords: rationality, digital technology, social effects of technology
Journal or Publication Title: Computer
ISSN: 0018-9162
DOI / ID Number: 10.1109/MC.2004.143
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