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Abowd, G.D., Mynatt, E.D., and Rodden, T. (2002). "The human experience." IEEE Pervasive Computing, 1:1, pp. 48-57.
Agre, P. E., & Harbs, C. A. (1994). "Social choice about privacy: Intelligent vehicle-highways systems in the United States." Information Technology and People, 7(4), 63-90.
Berg, A. and Lie, M. "Feminism and Constrivism: Do Artifacts Have Gender?" Science, Technology, & Human Values, Vol. 20, No. 3, (Summer 1995), 332-551.
Bodker, S. & Trigg, R. (1994). "From implementation to design: Tailoring and the emergence of systemization in CSCW". In R. Furuta & C. Neuwirth (Eds.), Proceedings of the Conference on Computer Supported Cooperated Work (CSCW `94), (pp. 45-54). New York: ACM Press.
Bodker, S., Gronbaeck, K., & Trigg, T. (1991). "Open-ended interaction in cooperative prototyping: A video-based analysis." Scandinavian Journal, 3, 63-86.
Blomberg, J., Suchman, L. & Trigg, R.H. (1999). "Moving document collections online: The evolution of a shared repository." In S. Bødker, M. Kyng, & K. Schmidt (Eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (ECSCW `99), (pp. 331-350). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer.
Blomberg, J., Suchman, L., & Trigg, R. (1996). "Reflections on a work-oriented design project." Human-Computer Interaction, 11(3), 237-265.
Blomberg, J., Scuhman, L. & Trigg, R. (1997). "Back to work: Renewing old agendas for cooperative design." In M. Kyng & L. Mathiassen (Eds.), Computers and Design in Context, (pp. 267-287). Cambridge: MIT Press.
Bowker, G.C. & Star, S.L. (1999). Sorting things out: Classification and its Consequences. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Boyd, D., Jensen, C., Lederer, S., and Nguyen, D.H. (2002). Privacy in digital environments: Empowering users. Workshop abstract in Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2002). New Orleans, Louisiana. (pdf)
Brey, P. "The politics of computer systems and the ethics of design." In M.J. van den Hoven (Ed.), Computer ethics: Philosophical enquiry ACM/SIGCAS Conference (pp. 64-75). Rotterdam University Press.
Brey, P. "New media and the quality of life." Techne: Journal of the Society for Philosophy and Technology, 3(1), 1-23.
Brey, P. "Worker autonomy and the drama of digital networks in organizations." Journal of Business Ethics, 22, 15-25.
Brey, P. "The ethics of representation and action in virtual reality." Ethics and Computer Technology, 1(1), 5-14.
Brey, P. "Method in computer ethics: Towards a multi-level interdisciplinary approach." In A. D’Atri , et. al. (Eds.), Look to the future of the information society ETHIOCOMP `99. (pp. 1-10). [CD-ROM]. LUISS Guido Carli Centro di Ricerca sui Sistemi Informativi.
Brey, P. "Design and the social ontology of virtual world." In A. Nijholt, O. Donk & V. van Dijk (Eds.), Interactions in virtual worlds TWLT 15 Proceedings of the Fifteenth Twente Workshop on Language. (pp. 5-12). University of Twente: Faculteit Informatica.
Camp, LJ (2003) "Design for Trust" in Trust, Reputation and Security: Theories and Practice. Rino Falcone, Springer-Verlag Berlin.
Camp LJ, (2003) "Code, Coding and Coded Perspectives" Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society Vol. 1, Jan. 2003, pp. 49-59.
Camp, LJ (2001) "The Shape of the Network" in Governance in a Globalizing World, ed. J. Donahue, Brookings Press, Washington DC.
Camp, L.J. (2000) Trust and Risk in Internet Commerce. MIT Press, Cambridge.
Camp, L.J. & C. Osorio (2003) "Privacy Enhancing Technologies for Internet Commerce," in Trust in the Network Economy, Springer-Verlag Berlin.
Camp, L.J. & l.S. Syme (2002) "The Governance of Code," in ACM Computers & Society, Vol. 32, No. 3.
Chapman, G. & L. Rhodes (1997). "Nurturing Neighborhood Nets." Technology Review, 100(7), MIT. Boston.
Cheng, A.-S., Fleischmann, K.R.,Wang, P., Ishita, E., and Oard, D. (in press). "“The Role of Innovation and Wealth in the Net Neutrality Debate: A Content Analysis of Human Values in Congressional and FCC Hearings." Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.
Cranor, L.F. (2002) Web Privacy with P3P. O’Reilly and Associates, Cambridge.
Cranor, L. & Resnick, P. (1999). Protocols for automated negotiations with buyer anonymity and seller reputations. Netnomics.
Cranor L. F. and Wright, R. (1998, October 3-5). "Influencing Software Usage." Proceedings of the Telecommunications Policy Research Conference. Alexandria, VA, October 3-5. http://www.lanl.gov/abs/cs.CY/9809018
Cranor L. (1998). "Bias and Responsibility in 'Neutral' Social Protocols," Computers & Society, September 1998, (pp. 17-19). Originally presented at the DIMACS workshop on Design for Values: Ethical, Social and Political Dimensions of Information Technology, Princeton, NJ, 28 February 1998. http://www.research.att.com/~lorrie/pubs/dimacs-values.html
Cranor L., Ed. (1998). "P3P Guiding Principles." W3C Note, 21 July 1998. http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/NOTE-P3P10-principles
Cranor, L. and Reagle, J. (1997). "Designing a Social Protocol: Lessons Learned from the Platform for Privacy Preferences." In J. K. MacKie-Mason and D. Waterman, (Eds.), Telephony, the Internet, and the Media. Mahwah: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1998. Paper presented at the Telecommunications Policy Research Conference. Alexandria, VA, September 27-29 1997. http://www.research.att.com/~lorrie/pubs/dsp/
Feenberg, A. (1991). Critical Theory of Technology. Oxford.
Feenberg, A. & Hannay, A. (eds.). (1995). Technology and the Politics of Knowledge. Indiana.
Feenberg, A. (1995). Alternative Modernity. University of California.
Feenberg, A. (1999). Questioning Technology. Routledge.
Feenberg, A. (1993). "Building a Global Network: The WBSI Experience," In Harasim, L. ed., Global Networks: Computerizing the International Community. MIT Press. 185-197.
Feenberg, A. (1999). "Wither Educational Technology?" Peer Review, Summer 1999. 4-7.
Feenberg, A. (1999). "Distance Learning: Promise or Threat," Academe, Sept.-Oct. 1999. 26-31.
Feenberg, A., (1995). "Review of Carol Gould (ed.), The Information Web." In Minds and Machines, 5. 138-142.
Feenberg, A. (1989). "The Written World." In Kaye, A. and Mason, R. (eds.) Mindweave: Communication, Computers and Distance Education. Pergamon Press. 22-39.
Feenberg, A. (1992). "Subversive Rationalization: Technology, Power and Democracy." Inquiry, Sept./Dec. 1992. 301-322.
Feenberg, A. (1992). "From Information to Communication: The French Experience with Videotex." In Lea, M. (ed.), Contexts of Computer-Mediated Communication. Harvester-Wheatsheaf. 168-187.
Feenberg, A. (1992). "On Being a Human Subject: Interest and Obligation in the Experimental Treatment of Incurable Disease." The Philosophical Forum. Spring 1992. 213-230.
Feenberg, A. (1996). "The Commoner-Ehrlich Debate: Environmentalism and the Politics of Survival." In Macauley, D. (ed.), Minding Nature: The Philosophers of Ecology. Guilford Publications. 257-282.
Fleischmann, K.R. & Wallace, W.A. 2010. "Value Conflicts in Computational Modeling." Computer 43(7): 57-63.
Friedman, B. (Ed.) (1997). Human values and the design of computer technology. New York: Cambridge University Press and CSLI, Stanford University.
Friedman, B., & Nissenbaum, H. (1996). "Bias in computer systems." ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 14(3), 330-347. (Earlier version published as Tech. Rep. No. CSLI-94-188, Stanford, CA: CSLI, Stanford University)
Friedman, B. & Kahn, P. H., Jr. (1992). "Human agency and responsible computing: Implications for computer system design." Journal of Systems Software, 17, 7-14.
Friedman, B. (1991). "Social and moral development through computer use: A constructivist approach." Journal of Research on Computing in Education, 23, 560-567.
Friedman, B. (1999). "Value-Sensitive Design: A Research Agenda for Information Technology." (Contract No: SBR-9729633). Arlington, VA: National Science Foundation.
B. Friedman and H. Nissenbaum, "Discerning Bias in Computer Systems" in S. Ashlund, K. Mullet, A. Henderson, E. Hollnagel, & T. White (Eds), InterCHI ’93 Adjunct Proceedings Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 141-142
Friedman, B. & Workshop Participants. (1998). "User autonomy: Who should control what and when?" SIGCHI Bulletin, 30(1), 26-29.
Friedman, B. (1996). "Value-sensitive design." interactions, III(6), 17-23.
Friedman, B., Brok, E., Roth, S. K., & Thomas, J. (1996). "Minimizing bias in computer systems: A CHI ’95 Workshop." SIGCHI Bulletin, 28(1), 48-51.
Friedman, B., & Kahn, P. H., Jr. (1994). "Educating computer scientists: Linking the social and the technical." Communications of the ACM, 37(1), 64-70.
Friedman, B. and Kahn, P. H., Jr. (2003). "Human values, ethics and design." In J. Jacko and A. Sears (Eds.), Handbook of Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 1177 – 1201). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Friedman, B., & Thomas, J. C. (1999). (Organizer and Panelists). "Trust me, I’m accountable: Trust and accountability online." CHI 99 Extended abstracts of the conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (p. 79-80). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
Friedman, B. (1999, May 16-17). "Informed consent and the design of recommender systems." Paper presented to the workshop on "Interacting with Recommender Systems," CHI 99, Pittsburgh, PA.
Friedman, B. & Grudin, J. (1998). "Trust and Accountability: Preserving human values in interactional experience." CHI 98 Summary of the conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (p. 213). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
Friedman, B., & Nissenbaum, H. (1997, February). "Software agents and user autonomy." Proceedings of the First International Conference on Autonomous Agents (pp. 466-469). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
Friedman, B., & Millett, L. (1995, May). "'It's the computer's faul' — Reasoning about computers as moral agents." Conference companion of the conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI ’95 (pp. 226-227). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
Friedman, B. (Organizer and Panelist). (1994). "Beyond accuracy, reliability, and efficiency: Criteria for a good computer system." Conference companion of the conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI ’94 (pp. 195-196). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
Friedman, B. (1992). "Designing computer systems for human (and humane) use." In D. Schular (Ed.), Proceedings of the conference on Directions and Implications of Advanced Computing (pp. 131-133). Berkeley.
Friedman, E. & Resnick, P. (1999). "The Social cost of cheap pseudonyms: fostering cooperation on the Internet." (working paper under review, 1999).
Gottberbarn, D., Miller, K., & Rogerson, S. (1999). “Computer Society and ACM Approve Software Engineering Code of Ethics” Computer. pp. 84-89. Reprinted as “Software Engineering Code of Ethics is Approved” in Communications of the ACM 42(10). pp. 102-107
Gotterbarn, D. (1999). “Improving Ethical Decisions in Software Engineering.” Proceeding of the Australian Institute of Computer Ethics Conference, July 1999.
Gotterbarn, D. (1999). “An Ethical Decision Support Tool: Improving the Identification and Response to the Ethical Dimensions of Software Projects.” Proceedings of Ethicomp ’99. Rome, Italy. October 8.
Gottberbarn, D. & Rogerson, S. (1998). “The Ethics of Software Project Management” in Collste, G. (ed.) Ethics and Information Technology. New Academic Publisher, Delhi.
Greenbaum, J., & Kyng, M. (1991). Design at work. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
Grudin, J. (1999). Information, context and conventions in computer-mediated interaction. Manuscript submitted for publication.
Heim, M. (1998). Virtual Realism. Oxford University Press. New York.
Heim, M. (1993). The Metaphysics of Virtual Reality. Oxford University Press. New York.
Heim, M. (1999). Electric Language: A Philosophical Study of Word Processing. 2nd Ed. Yale University Press. New Haven.
Heim, M. (Jan. 2000). "Response to Stephen J. Schneider’s Review of Virtual Realism." Resource Center for Cyberculture Studies.
Heim, M. (1998). "Virtual Reality and the Tea Ceremony" in The Virtual Dimension, John Beckmann ed. Princeton Architectural Press. New York. pp. 156-77.
L. Introna and H. Nissenbaum. "Shaping the Web: Why the Politics of Search Engines Matters." The Information Society , 16(3):1-17, 2000.
Johnson, D.G. (1997). "Is the global information infrastructure a democratic technology?" Computer & Society, 27(3), 20-26.
Johnson, D. G., & Mulvey, J. M. (1993). "Computer Decisions: Ethical Issues of Responsibility and Bias (SOR-93-11)." Statistics and Operations Research Series, Dept. of Civil Engineering and Operations Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.
Johnson, D.G. (with Mulvey, J.M.). (1995). "Accountability and computer decision systems." Communications of the ACM, 38(12), 58-64.
Johnson, D.G. (2000). "Democratic values." In D. Langford (Ed.), Ethics and the Internet (pp. 181-196). UK: Macmillan Press Ltd.
Johnson, D.G. & Nissenbaum, H. (Eds.), (1995). Computers, ethics and social values. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
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Johnson, D.G. (1994). Computer ethics (2nd ed.). Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
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Kang, J., Shilton, K., Estrin, D., Burke, J., & Hansen, M. (in press). "Self-Surveillance Privacy." Iowa Law Journal.
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Mynatt, E.D. & Nguyen, D.H. (2001). "Making Ubiquitous Computing Visible." Position paper ACM CHI 2001 Conference Workshop: Building the Ubiquitous Computing User Experience.
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Neumann, P.G. (1993, December). "Limitations of computer-communication technology." Proceedings of an Invitational Conference on Legal, Ethical, and Technological Aspects of Computer and Network Use and Abuse. AAAS.
Neumann, P.G. (1994). Computer-related risks. New York: ACM Press.
Neumann, P.G., et. al. (1994). "Codes, keys, and conflicts: Issues in [U.S.] crypto policy." Note: A summary of this report by the same authors is available as the following. Neumann, P.G. et. al. (1994). Crypto policy perspectives. Communications of the ACM, 37(8), 115-121.
Neumann, P.G. et. al. (1997). "The risks of key recovery, key escrow, and trusted third-party encryption." World Wide Web Journal (Web Security: A Matter of Trust), 2(3), 241-257.
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Nguyen, D.H. & Truong, K.N. (2003) "PHEMAIL: Designing a Privacy Honoring Email System." To appear in the Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2003). Fort Lauderdale, Florida: ACM Press.
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