Information, Ethics and Policy
The development of the Internet and other technologies as media of communication and the politics, policies and regulations that have emerged both internationally and nationally. The political aspects of the access to information on the Internet and other technologies and the more controversial issue of content. Includes policy memo writing about technology issues; comparative global technology assignment; global Internet monitoring project designed to encourage in-depth analysis in order to place the Internet in its historical context; contemporary political, ethical and social impacts of the Internet. Taught at Duke Kunshan University. Instructor: Rogerson.