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  1. What is Computer Ethics?James H. Moor - 1985 - Metaphilosophy 16 (4):266-275.
  2. Towards a Theory of Privacy in the Information Age.James H. Moor - 1997 - Acm Sigcas Computers and Society 27 (3):27-32.
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  3. Three Myths of Computer Science.James H. Moor - 1978 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 29 (3):213-222.
  4. Why We Need Better Ethics for Emerging Technologies.James H. Moor - 2005 - Ethics and Information Technology 7 (3):111-119.
    Technological revolutions are dissected into three stages: the introduction stage, the permeation stage, and the power stage. The information revolution is a primary example of this tripartite model. A hypothesis about ethics is proposed, namely, ethical problems increase as technological revolutions progress toward and into the power stage. Genetic technology, nanotechnology, and neurotechnology are good candidates for impending technological revolutions. Two reasons favoring their candidacy as revolutionary are their high degree of malleability and their convergence. Assuming the emerging technologies develop (...)
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  5. An Analysis of the Turing Test.James H. Moor - 1976 - Philosophical Studies 30 (4):249 - 257.
  6. Privacy Protection, Control of Information, and Privacy-Enhancing Technologies.Herman T. Tavani & James H. Moor - 2001 - Acm Sigcas Computers and Society 31 (1):6-11.
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  7. Just Consequentialism and Computing.James H. Moor - 1999 - Ethics and Information Technology 1 (1):61-65.
    Computer and information ethics, as well as other fields of applied ethics, need ethical theories which coherently unify deontological and consequentialist aspects of ethical analysis. The proposed theory of just consequentialism emphasizes consequences of policies within the constraints of justice. This makes just consequentialism a practical and theoretically sound approach to ethical problems of computer and information ethics.
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    Scientific Knowledge and Its Social Problems.James H. Moor - 1973 - Philosophy of Science 40 (3):455-457.
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    Reason, Relativity, and Responsibility in Computer Ethics.James H. Moor - 1998 - Acm Sigcas Computers and Society 28 (1):14-21.
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  10. The Status and Future of the Turing Test.James H. Moor - 2001 - Minds and Machines 11 (1):77-93.
    The standard interpretation of the imitation game is defended over the rival gender interpretation though it is noted that Turing himself proposed several variations of his imitation game. The Turing test is then justified as an inductive test not as an operational definition as commonly suggested. Turing's famous prediction about his test being passed at the 70% level is disconfirmed by the results of the Loebner 2000 contest and the absence of any serious Turing test competitors from AI on the (...)
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    Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry.Deborah G. Johnson, James H. Moor & Herman T. Tavani - 2000 - Acm Sigcas Computers and Society 30 (4):6-9.
  12. The Future of Computer Ethics: You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet! [REVIEW]James H. Moor - 2001 - Ethics and Information Technology 3 (2):89-91.
    The computer revolution can beusefully divided into three stages, two ofwhich have already occurred: the introductionstage and the permeation stage. We have onlyrecently entered the third and most importantstage – the power stage – in which many ofthe most serious social, political, legal, andethical questions involving informationtechnology will present themselves on a largescale. The present article discusses severalreasons to believe that future developments ininformation technology will make computerethics more vibrant and more important thanever. Computer ethics is here to stay!
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    The Internet and Japanese Conception of Privacy.Masahiko Mizutani, James Dorsey & James H. Moor - 2004 - Ethics and Information Technology 6 (2):121-128.
    It is sometimes suggested thatthere is no conception of privacy in Japan orthat, if there is, it is completely differentfrom Western conceptions of privacy. If thiswere so, finding common ground between Japanand the West on which to establish privacypolicies for the internet would be extremelydifficult if not impossible. In this paper wedelineate some of the distinctive differencesin privacy practices in Japan, but we maintainthat these differences do not prevent theestablishment of sound, shared, ethicalinformation privacy policies. We distinguishbetween a minimal conception (...)
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    Just Consequentialism.James H. Moor - 1999 - Ethics and Information Technology 1 (1):61-65.
    Computer and information ethics, as well as other fields of applied ethics, need ethical theories which coherently unify deontological and consequentialist aspects of ethical analysis. The proposed theory of just consequentialism emphasizes consequences of policies within the constraints of justice. This makes just consequentialism a practical and theoretically sound approach to ethical problems of computer and information ethics.
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    Explaining Computer Behavior.James H. Moor - 1978 - Philosophical Studies 34 (October):325-7.
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    Using Genetic Information While Protecting the Privacy of the Soul.James H. Moor - 1999 - Ethics and Information Technology 1 (4):257-263.
    Computing plays an important role in genetics (and vice versa).Theoretically, computing provides a conceptual model for thefunction and malfunction of our genetic machinery. Practically,contemporary computers and robots equipped with advancedalgorithms make the revelation of the complete human genomeimminent – computers are about to reveal our genetic soulsfor the first time. Ethically, computers help protect privacyby restricting access in sophisticated ways to genetic information.But the inexorable fact that computers will increasingly collect,analyze, and disseminate abundant amounts of genetic informationmade available through the (...)
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  17. The Pseudorealization Fallacy and the Chinese Room Argument.James H. Moor - 1988 - In James H. Fetzer (ed.), Aspects of AI. D.
     
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    If Aristotle Were a Computing Professional.James H. Moor - 1998 - Acm Sigcas Computers and Society 28 (3):13-16.
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    Is Ethics Computable?James H. Moor - 1995 - Metaphilosophy 26 (1-2):1-21.
  20. Testing Robots for Qualia.James H. Moor - 1988 - In Herbert R. Otto & James A. Tuedio (eds.), Perspectives on Mind. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
     
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    Introduction to Cyberphilosophy.James H. Moor & Terrell Ward Bynum - 2002 - In James Moor & Terrell Ward Bynum (eds.), Metaphilosophy. Blackwell. pp. 4-10.
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    Assessing Artificial Intelligence and its Critics.James H. Moor - 1998 - In T. W. Bynum & Moor J. (eds.), The Digital Phoenix. Cambridge: Blackwell. pp. 213--230.
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    Thinking Must Be Computation of the Right Kind.James H. Moor - 2000 - The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy 9:115-122.
    In this paper I argue for a computational theory of thinking that does not eliminate the mind. In doing so, I will defend computationalism against the arguments of John Searle and James Fetzer, and briefly respond to other common criticisms.
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    Introduction to Cyberphilosophy.James H. Moor & Terrell Ward Bynum - 2002 - Metaphilosophy 33 (1‐2):4-10.
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  25. How Computers Are Changing Philosophy.Terrell Ward Bynum & James H. Moor (eds.) - 1998 - Blackwell.
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  26. Singularity Hypotheses: A Scientific and Philosophical Assessment.Amnon H. Eden & James H. Moor (eds.) - 2012 - Springer.
    Singularity Hypotheses: A Scientific and Philosophical Assessment offers authoritative, jargon-free essays and critical commentaries on accelerating technological progress and the notion of technological singularity. It focuses on conjectures about the intelligence explosion, transhumanism, and whole brain emulation. Recent years have seen a plethora of forecasts about the profound, disruptive impact that is likely to result from further progress in these areas. Many commentators however doubt the scientific rigor of these forecasts, rejecting them as speculative and unfounded. We therefore invited prominent (...)
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    Lehrer on Incompatible Though Equally Coherent Systems.Robert J. Fogelin & James H. Moor - 1991 - Philosophical Studies 64 (2):229 - 232.
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    Book Review:Scientific Knowledge and Its Social Problems Jerome R. Ravetz. [REVIEW]James H. Moor - 1973 - Philosophy of Science 40 (3):455-.
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    Logic and the Keller Plan.James H. Moor - 1975 - Metaphilosophy 6 (3-4):372-375.
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  30. Introduction to Computer Ethics: Philosophy Enquiry. [REVIEW]Deborah G. Johnson, James H. Moor & Herman T. Tavani - 2001 - Ethics and Information Technology 3 (1):1-2.
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  31. An Analysis of Turing's Test.James H. Moor - 1976 - Philosophical Studies 30:249-257.
     
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    Cognition and Explanation–Foreword.James H. Moor - 1998 - Minds and Machines 8 (1):1-5.
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    Computer-Assisted Instruction and the Guinea Pig Dilemma.James H. Moor - 1986 - Teaching Philosophy 9 (4):351-354.
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    Editorial Commentary.James H. Moor - 2002 - Minds and Machines 12 (1):1-1.
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    Introduction to the Power of the Net.James H. Moor - 1999 - Ethics and Information Technology 1 (2):93-94.
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    Preface.James H. Moor - 2002 - Minds and Machines 12 (2):157-158.
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    Rationality and the Social Sciences.James H. Moor - 1976 - PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1976:3 - 11.
    In this paper a conception of rationality is developed which bears on three important issues in the social sciences -- the status of the principle of rationality, the criteria for rational actions, and the nature of rational explanations. It is argued that the principle of rationality should be interpreted as a methodological principle and is valuable only inasmuch as it leads to true hypotheses about human action. Definitions of rational beliefs, rational means, and rational ends are provided. These definitions provide (...)
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  38. Special Issues on the 'Turing Test: Past, Present and Future.'.James H. Moor - 2000 - Minds and Machines 10 (4):11.
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    Special Note.James H. Moor - 1999 - Minds and Machines 9 (1):1-2.
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    The Cancellation of Symmetrical Contraries and the Principle of Significant Contradictories.James H. Moor - 1976 - Philosophy of Science 43 (4):550-559.
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    Thinking Must Be Computation of the Right Kind.James H. Moor - 2000 - In The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy. Charlottesville: Philosophy Doc Ctr. pp. 115-122.
    In this paper I argue for a computational theory of thinking that does not eliminate the mind. In doing so, I will defend computationalism against the arguments of John Searle and James Fetzer, and briefly respond to other common criticisms.
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  42. The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy, Volume 9: Philosophy of Mind.James H. Moor - 2000 - Charlottesville: Philosophy Doc Ctr.
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  43. 2001. The Turing Test: Past, Present and Future (Special Issues).James H. Moor - 2000 - Minds and Machines 10 (4).