The Information Society: Emerging Landscapes

IFIP International Conference on Landscapes of ICT and Social Accountability, Turku, Finland, June 27–29, 2005

  • Chris Zielinski
  • Penny Duquenoy
  • Kai Kimppa
Conference proceedings

Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 195)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Philosophy, Ethics and Sociological Aspects

  3. Culture and Education

  4. Social Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N3-N3
    2. M. McKeon Stosuy, B. R. M. Manning, B. R. Layzell
      Pages 119-132
  5. Politics and Regulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N4-N4
    2. Julie Cameron, David Vaile
      Pages 153-167
    3. Jacques Berleur, Yves Poullet
      Pages 169-191
    4. Carlisle E. George
      Pages 211-222
  6. Economics and Work

  7. Technology, Virtual Reality and Emerging Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N6-N6
    2. Chris Zielinski
      Pages 315-337
    3. Klaus Kursawe, Christopher Wolf
      Pages 339-354

About these proceedings


International Federation for Information Processing

The IFIP series publishes state-of-the-art results in the sciences and technologies of information and communication.  The scope of the series includes: foundations of computer science; software theory and practice; education; computer applications in technology; communication systems; systems modeling and optimization; information systems; computers and society; computer systems technology; security and protection in information processing systems; artificial intelligence; and human-computer interaction.  Proceedings and post-proceedings of referred international conferences in computer science and interdisciplinary fields are featured.  These results often precede journal publication and represent the most current research.  The principal aim of the IFIP series is to encourage education and the dissemination and exchange of information about all aspects of computing.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Chris Zielinski
    • 1
  • Penny Duquenoy
    • 2
  • Kai Kimppa
    • 3
  1. 1.World Health OrganizationGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Middlesex UniversityLondonUK
  3. 3.University of TurkuFinland

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