Computer System and Ethics Analytical Essay by ResearchRiter

Computer System and Ethics
An ethical analysis of an automated computer system to identify dangerous students.
# 123357 | 750 words | 4 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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This paper provides an ethical analysis of a proposed computer tracking system designed to alert mental health professionals and law enforcement, as well as other social institutions, when a student is deemed "dangerous" because of violent writings or choosing violent books from libraries. The system is deemed immoral and unethical.

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"I do not believe the proposed automated computer system that functions as described is feasible now I believe there are two main reasons why this is the case. First despite significant advances in artificial intelligence computers are still not able to reason or think. When they do offer rudimentary examples of either they are programmed with logic but they do not think. Second for such a surveillance networked system to exist enormous infrastructure expenditures would still be required to link the databases and electronic files of ..."

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