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Quantity 20 comprises very important contributions to the sphere from the united kingdom, Germany, and the USA. those care for the evolving function of the executive info officer, info ethics, library prone at a distance, e-metrics, and non-stop caliber development.

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Hauptman and Dowd would agree that information access is a duty upheld by the reference librarian, but they disagree on how this duty applies to rights. It is my hope that Kant and Constant as moral philosophers will bring light to the fundamental differences between the positions of Hauptman and Dowd. I will begin this discussion by reviewing the moral theory of Kant. Immanuel Kant’s moral theory centers upon morality as duty, and the categorical nature of morality. v. ‘imperative’). According to Kant, there are three forms of imperatives: the technical imperative, belonging to art; the pragmatic imperative, belonging to welfare; and the moral imperative [Categorical Imperative], belonging to free conduct (Kant, pp.

Higher Ed’s new CIO activities lead to new responsibilities. Multiversity (Fall), 17–21. Passino, J. , & Severance, D. G. (1988). The changing role of the chief information officer. Planning Review, 16(September/October), 38–42. Penrod, J. , Dolence, M. , & Douglas, J. D. (1990). The chief information officer in Higher Education. Boulder: CAUSE. 36 ´ JOSE-MARIE GRIFFITHS Polansky, M. (2001). The top 10 requirements of the CIO position. Posted March 22. com/research/executive/questions/220320011402 Trombly, M.

In negative liberty, common welfare does not come at the expense of individual liberty. Information ethics is an issue central to intellectual freedom. Throughout my paper I will use the terms “ethics” and “morality” interchangeably. The definition of morality/ethics as it is used in this paper is: “[the] requirements for action that are addressed at least in part to every actual or prospective agent, and that are concerned with furthering the interests, especially the most important interests, of persons or recipients other than or in addition to the agent or the speaker” (Gewirth, 1979, p.

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