Toward a framework for developing computing professional ethics: A review of literature

Amir Hedayati Mehdiabadi, Jessica Li

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Abstract

Engineers are playing important roles in today's organizations which are operating in knowledge economy. Computing professionals might have a great influence on modern societies due to the prevalent usage of information and computer-based technology. Therefore, their ethical development is of great importance. The aim of this manuscript is to (1) review history, theories, and approaches to ethics in professional development, (2) to provide a critical evaluation of the current status of knowledge on ethics and ethical education in professional development, and (3) to introduce a framework for ethical education in professional development. Suggestions for future research will be provided and discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event2017 International Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management, ASEM 2017 - Huntsville, United States
Duration: Oct 18 2017Oct 21 2017

Other

Other2017 International Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management, ASEM 2017
CountryUnited States
CityHuntsville
Period10/18/1710/21/17

Keywords

  • Ethics Education
  • Professional Computing Ethics
  • Professional Development

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems and Management
  • Management of Technology and Innovation
  • Strategy and Management

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    Mehdiabadi, A. H., & Li, J. (2017). Toward a framework for developing computing professional ethics: A review of literature. Paper presented at 2017 International Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management, ASEM 2017, Huntsville, United States.