Readership: Readers interested in the impact of information technology, popular philosophy, and popular science and mathematics.
Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford
Luciano Floridi is Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford, Senior Research Fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute, and Fellow of St Cross College, Oxford. Among his recognitions, he has been appointed the Gauss Professor by the Academy of Sciences in Göttingen, and is recipient of the APA's Barwise Prize, the IACAP's Covey Award, and the INSEIT's Weizenbaum Award. He is an AISB and BCS Fellow, Editor in Chief of Philosophy & Technology and of the Synthese Library, and was Chairman of EU Commission's 'Onlife' research group. His most recent books are: i The Ethics of
Information r(OUP, 2013), i The Philosophy of Information r (OUP, 2011), i Information: A Very Short Introduction r (OUP, 2010), and i The Cambridge Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics r (CUP, 2010).
List of figures
3: Identity/The Fourth Revolution
4: Privacy/Ontological Friction
5: Agency/Enveloping the World
6: Politics/The Rise of MASs
7: Future/The Green Gambit