John Weckert

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Research Output 2001 2016

2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

A Problem with Societal Desirability as a Component of Responsible Research and Innovation: the "If we don't somebody else will" Argument

Weckert, J., Rodriguez Valdes, H. & Soltanzadeh, S., 2016, In : NanoEthics. 10, 2, p. 215-225 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
28 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Data description
citizen
science
Data sharing
data quality
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nanoscale-Technologies as Subjects of Responsible Research and Innovation

Lingner, S. & Weckert, J., 01 Aug 2016, In : NanoEthics. 10, 2, p. 173-176 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Playing God: What is the problem?

Weckert, J., 2016, The ethics of human enhancement: Understanding the debate. Clarke, S., Savulescu, J., Coady, T., Giubilini, A. & Sanyal, S. (eds.). 1st ed. United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Playing God
Deity
Nature
Human Enhancement
Natural World
2015

Perceptions of incompetence in the ICT workplace

Al-Saggaf, Y., Burmeister, O. & Weckert, J., Sep 2015, In : Computers and Society. 45, 3, p. 11-17 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

occupation
workplace
qualitative interview
manager
deviant behavior
6 Citations (Scopus)
communication technology
workplace
information technology
Communication
Work Place
2014
24 Downloads (Pure)

Innovation for Society: How innovation is driven towards societal desirability through innovation policies

Coles, D., Davis, M., Engelhard, M., Han, B., Kumar, A., Laas, K., Ladikas, M., Lin, R., Lingner, S., Majima, S., Pereira, L., Rush, E., Schrempf, B., Schroeder, D., Srinivas, R., Walker, MJ., Weckert, J., Wynberg, R. & Zhizhong, Y., 2014, United Kingdom: PROgress Project. 101 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Human enhancement and communication: on meaning and shared understanding

Cabrera, L. & Weckert, J., Sep 2013, In : Science and Engineering Ethics. 19, 3, p. 1039-1056 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication
communication
Biomedical Enhancement
Shared understanding
Enhancement
19 Downloads (Pure)

ICT is not a profession: So what?

Weckert, J. & Adeny, D., 2013, Professionalism in the Information and Communication Technology Industry. Weckert, J. & Lucas, R. (eds.). 1 ed. Canberra: ANU E Press, p. 95-108 14 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
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14 Citations (Scopus)

Workplace Monitoring and Surveillance: The Problem of Trust

Weckert, J., 2013, Business Ethics. Boylan, M. (ed.). 2nd ed. United States: John Wiley & Sons, p. 197-213 17 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

2012
14 Downloads (Pure)

In defence of the precautionary principle: Commentary

Weckert, J., Dec 2012, In : IEEE Technology and Society Magazine. 31, 4, p. 12-17 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Health
threat
regulation
health

Risks and Scientific Responsibilities in Nanotechnology

Weckert, J., 2012, Handbook of Risk Theory: Epistemology, Decision Theory, Ethics, and Social Implications of Risk. Roeser, S., Hillerbrand, R., Sandin, P. & Peterson, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Dordrecht: Springer, Vol. 1. p. 159-178 20 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

Do RFIDs (radio frequency identifier devices) provide new ethical dilemmas for librarians and information professionals?

Thornley, C., Ferguson, S., Weckert, J. & Gibb, F., Dec 2011, In : International Journal of Information Management. 31, 6, p. 546-555 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

radio
librarian
obligation
profession
privacy

Ethics and Scientific Research: at the Interface

Weckert, J., 2011, Ethics Centre of South Australia. 25 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

26 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Saudi Arabia
Internet
collectivism
individualism
Group

Nanoscience, ethics and progress: The poor and advanced technologies

Hartsell, L., Weckert, J. & Pogge, T., 2011, NSTSI 11. United States: IEEE, p. 7 1 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

nanotechnology
advanced technology
ethics
civil society
health impact
2 Citations (Scopus)

Privacy from a Saudi Arabian Perspective: The Case of Students in a Private University

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., Mar 2011, In : Journal of Information Ethics. 20, 1, p. 34-53 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

private university
privacy
student
staff
right to privacy
12 Citations (Scopus)
Sampling
Values
equality
human dignity
respect
17 Citations (Scopus)

The application of RFIDs in libraries: An assessment of technological, management and professional issues

Gibb, F., Thornley, C., Ferguson, S. & Weckert, J., Jun 2011, In : International Journal of Information Management. 31, 3, p. 244-251 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radio frequency identification (RFID)
management
obligation
librarian
profession

Trusting Software Agents

Weckert, J., 2011, Trust and Virtual Worlds: Contemporary Perspectives. Ess, C. & Thorseth, M. (eds.). New York, USA: Peter Lang Publishing, Vol. 63. p. 89-102 14 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

human being
inhabitant
software
2010
Communication
Communication Technologies
Affordances

Computer Ethics In Applied Contexts

Weckert, J. & Henschke, A., 2010, The Cambridge Handbook Of Information And Computer Ethics. Floridi, L. (ed.). 11 ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 181-197 17 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Computer Ethics
Information and Communication Technology
Monitoring
Medical Ethics
Surveillance
30 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)

Ethics of Human Enhancement: 25 Questions & Answers

Allhoff, F., Lin, P., Moor, J. & Weckert, J., Feb 2010, In : Studies in Ethics, Law, and Technology. 4, 1, p. 1-39 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
human dignity
fairness
continuity
equity
research project

Freedom of expression on the Saudi Internet

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., 2010, Seventh International Conference: CATaC 2010. Sudweeks, H. H. F. & Ess, C. E. C. (eds.). Perth, Australia: School of Information Technology, Murdoch University, p. 247-262 16 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Internet
dissident
Myanmar
censorship
Saudi Arabia

In defence of the precautionary principle

Weckert, J., 2010, ISTAS 2010: Social implications of emerging technologies. Staff, IEEE. (ed.). Piscataway: IEEE, p. 42-47 6 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Precautionary Principle
Criticism
Paradox
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Nanotechnology
Energy
Computer Technology
Surveillance
Privacy
2009
9 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Software engineering ethics in a digital world

Rashid, A., Weckert, J. & Lucas, R., 2009, In : Computer. 42, 6, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Software engineering
Risk assessment
Life cycle
154 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Yemen
digital divide
Bangladesh
Pakistan
China
2008

Introduction

van den Hoven, J. & Weckert, J., 2008, Information Technology and Moral Philosophy. Introduction ed. Cambridge UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Intellectual Property
Responsibility
Friendship
Privacy
Philosopher

Regulation and Governance of the Internet

Weckert, J. & Al-Saggaf, Y., 2008, The Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics. Himma, K. E. & Tavani, H. T. (eds.). 19 ed. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, p. 475-495 21 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

governance
Internet
regulation
anonymity
bibliography
2007

A computer enhanced good life

Weckert, J., 2007, Computing and Philosophy in Asia. Hongladarom, S. (ed.). 1 ed. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 129-134 6 p. 8

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)
18 Downloads (Pure)

An Approach to Nanoethics

Weckert, J., Jan 2007, New Global Frontiers in Regulation: The Age of Nanotechnology. 1 ed. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 49-66 18 p. 3

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Open Access
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15 Downloads (Pure)

An internal enterprise framework for identity based management

White, P., Altas, I., Howarth, J. & Weckert, J., 2007, APAC07: Advanced computing, grid applications and eResearch. Applebe, VPAC. B. (ed.). Australia/New Zealand: APAC, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
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An enterprise
Identity management
Authentication
Management system
Resources
5 Citations (Scopus)

Giving and taking offence in a global context

Weckert, J., 2007, In : International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction. 3, 3, p. 25-35 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Education

Introduction

Weckert, J., 2007, Computer Ethics. Weckert, J. (ed.). 1 ed. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. xiii-xxvii 0

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

The digital divide in Australia: is rural Australia missing out?

Bourke, D., Weckert, J. & Lucas, R., 2007, Information Technology and Social Justice. 12 ed. Hershey, USA: Information Science Publishing, p. 240-261 22 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

The precautionary principle in nanotechnology

Weckert, J. & Moor, J., 2007, Nanoethics: The Ethical and Social Implications of Nanotechnology. Weckert, J. W. J. (ed.). 10 ed. Hoboken, NJ. USA: John Wiley & Sons, p. 133-146 14 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

2006
pornography
Internet
possession
examination
World Wide Web

ICT Integrity: Bringing the ACS Code of Ethics up to date

Bowern, M., Burmeister, O., Gotterbarn, D. & Weckert, J., 2006, In : Australasian Journal of Information Systems. 13, 2, p. 169-181 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Digital devices
Outsourcing
Internet
Industry
Integrity

Political Online Communities (POCs) in Saudi Arabia

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., 2006, Encyclopaedia of Developing Regional Communities with ICT. Yu, X. Y. X. (ed.). 1 (illustrated) / 3.7.01 ed. Hershey, PA, USA: Idea Group Publishing, p. 557-563 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

The precautionary principle in nanotechnology

Weckert, J. & Moor, J., 2006, In : International Journal of Applied Philosophy. 20, 2, p. 191-204 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005
3 Citations (Scopus)

Case studies and codes of ethics: The Relevance of the ACS Experience to ALIA

Ferguson, K., Salmond, R., Al-Saggaf, Y., Bowern, M. & Weckert, J., 2005, In : Australian Library Journal. 54, 3, p. 299-308 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

moral philosophy
profession
experience
stimulus
methodology
195 Downloads (Pure)

ICT Integrity: Rethinking the Australian Professional Code of Ethics

Bowern, M., Burmeister, O., Gotterbarn, D. & Weckert, J., 2005, AiCE 2005 4th Conference proceedings. Warren, M. (ed.). Australia: Deakin University, p. 11-21 11 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
File
6 Citations (Scopus)

Political online communities in Saudi Arabia

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., 01 Dec 2005, Encyclopedia of Developing Regional Communities with Information and Communication Technology. IGI Global, p. 557-563 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

The Information Society in the Asia-Pacific: India and Australia

Weckert, J. & SADAGOPAN, S., 2005, Perspectives and Policies on ICT in Society (series) Volume 179 of International Federation for Information Processing. 4 ed. New York, USA: Springer, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

India
World Wide Web
Asia-Pacific
Information society
IT industry

Trust in Cyberspace

Weckert, J., 2005, The Impact of the Internet on our Moral Lives. Cavalier, R. J. (ed.). Part 1 chapter 5 ed. New York, USA: SUNY, p. 95-117 23 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

2004

Digital Divides: Their Social and Ethical Implications

Rooksby, E. & Weckert, J., 2004, Social, Ethical, and Policy Implications of Information Technology. Brennan, L. & Johnson, V. (eds.). 2 ed. USA: Information Science Publishing, p. 29-47 19 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Keeping the public in Saudi Arabia informed: the role of virtual communities

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., 2004, Beyond your Comfort Zone: Proceedings of the 2004 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Conference. Rushbrook, P. & Whiteford, G. (eds.). Bathurst, Australia: RIPPLE, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Nanoethics: Accessing the Nanoscale from an Ethical Point of View

Moor, J. & Weckert, J., 2004, Discovering the Nanoscale. Schummer, J. S. J. (ed.). 25 (part 6.4) ed. Amsterdam, The Netherland: IOS Press, p. 301-310 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

The Effects of Participation in Online Communities on individuals in Saudi Arabia

Al-Saggaf, Y. & Weckert, J., 2004, In : Computers and Society. 34, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle