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Law for computer scientists and other folk

Author: Mireille Hildebrandt
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
This is the first textbook introducing law to computer scientists. The book covers privacy and data protection law, cybercrime, intellectual property, private law liability and legal personhood and legal agency, next to introductions to private law, public law, criminal law and international and supranational law. It provides an overview of the practical implications of law, their theoretical underpinnings and how  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mireille Hildebrandt
ISBN: 9780198860877 0198860870 9780198860884 0198860889
OCLC Number: 1133126116
Description: xxii, 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : textbook and essay --
Part I. What law does --
Law, democracy, and the rule of law --
Domains of law : private, public and criminal law --
International and supranational law --
Part II. Domains of cyber law --
Privacy and data protection --
Cybercrime --
Copyright in cyberspace --
Private law liability for faulty ICT --
Part III. Frontiers of law in an onlife world --
Legal personhood for AI? --
'Legal by design' or 'legal protection by design'? --
Part IV. Finals --
Closure : on ethics, code, and law.
Responsibility: Mireille Hildebrandt.


This is a textbook on law for computer scientists and many others with no wish to become a lawyer, who are nevertheless in need of a proper introduction to how law operates and how it affects  Read more...


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