Thomas H. Koenig and Michael L. Rustad's Global Information Technologies: Ethics and the Law
This title employs clear, accessible language to apply ethics, law, and technologies to the most contemporary dilemmas confronting information age professionals. This text provides an in-depth exploration and analysis of how ethical issues impact legal decisions, statutes, and public policy.
Below are links to various interviews with the authors of this book:
"The Internet is a pervasive, and often vexing, feature of modern life, constantly presenting questions to both lawyers and lay persons about how to construct and respond to messages. Koenig and Rustad have fashioned a powerful teaching tool in this area. A particularly notable accomplishment is the way is weds a philosophical basis for computer law to doctrinal details of its practical applications. Both professors and students will find it intellectually challenging and practically useful."
~ Marshall S. Shapo - Frederic P. Vose Professor of Law Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
"This clearly-written book employs the most recent legal developments in the U.S., the E.U., and China to prepare computer professionals to deal with the numerous moral dilemmas created by rapid advances in information technology. Every chapter systematically compares and contrasts five leading ethical perspectives about information age quandaries, a feature which makes this book uniquely valuable for both students and practitioners."
~ Robert Granfield - Vice Provost and Professor of Sociology University at Buffalo
"There are no better-qualified authors than Professors Koenig and Rustad to summarize the current state of cyberlaw and cyberethics and, as a result, there is no better compact cyberlaw resource than Global Information Technologies: Ethics and the Law. These two leading cyberlaw scholars succeed in distilling their expertise into an essential guide for a broad range of technology students and practitioners. In our fast-paced profession, there is nothing better than a compact and accessible work that is curated by two of the top thinkers of the field."
~ Dr. Sarah Lewis Cortes, Digital Privacy Compliance Consultant