Jacques Berleur (auth.), Jacques Berleur, Diane Whitehouse's An Ethical Global Information Society: Culture and democracy PDF

By Jacques Berleur (auth.), Jacques Berleur, Diane Whitehouse (eds.)

ISBN-10: 0387353275

ISBN-13: 9780387353272

ISBN-10: 1475751818

ISBN-13: 9781475751819

Many demanding situations lie forward within the improvement of a world info society. tradition and democracy are components that could be less than specific risk. The publication displays on brand new complicated and unsure cultural and democratic advancements coming up because of an more and more international, technologically-connected global. particularly it specializes in the web, analyzing new metaphors for conversation, defining the problems at stake and providing ideas, activities and strategies. one of the concerns mentioned have been: multi-cultural advancements; cultural sensitivities and the involvement of cultural minorities; new release gaps; gender matters; know-how entry for the aged and the disabled; expertise transfer.

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Published by MIT Press, 1996 (ISBN 0-262-07164-9), 176 p. Translated into French (Ed. La Decouverte, Boreal, Labor, 1995), Italian, Portuguese and Swedish (Ordfronts Ferlag, 1996). Anthony G. , Globalisation and the Nation States, Polity Press, Cambridge, 1992, p. 22. Commission of the European Communities, Employment, Growth and Competitiveness, Brussels, December 5th, 1993, COM(93), 700 p final. Published as a book: Jacques Delors, Pour entrer dans le XXIeme siecle. (Emploi-Croissance et Competitivite.

The paper was directly linked to the Australian Computer Society web page, and the ELSIC site and comments were invited via email link to the author. No email feedback was received. A count of visits to the paper was not available. • Amendment of the draft in accordance with electronic material and comments received. All key contributors have been acknowledged and the main contributor is named as co-author. ISSUES Justification and Exceptions In a diverse, complex world it would be unrealistic to establish a set of principles relating to a global information society that apply to all situations and are acceptable to all nations.

Cornford and M. Peltu, Paper No. 29, Programme on Information and Communication Technologies, Economic and Social Research Council, Brunei University, UK, December 1994. htrnl Commission of the European Community, Europe and the Global Information Society Recommendations to the European Council- The Bangemann Report, 26 May 1994, CD-84-94290-EN-C. formation Society. An Action Plan, Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament, and the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of Regions, Brussels, COM(94) 347 final, July 19, 1994.

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