Ethics in Social Networking and Business 2

The Future and Changing Paradigms

Ethics in Social Networking and Business 2

Pierre Massotte, Consultant

ISBN : 9781786302373

Publication Date : September 2017

Hardcover 316 pp

145 USD



This book, the second of two volumes dedicated to ethics in social networking and business, presents the future and changing paradigms related to ethics and morality in our interconnected society.

This volume analyzes advanced topics, including new technologies, transhumanism and uberization, to provide a more complex, shared and collective environment where business ethics are essential for managing risks and uncertainties.

The Ethics in Social Networking and Business series is the result of a cross-integration of real experiences (from IBM, society and the Rotary Club), transdisciplinary works in decision making, and advances at the boundaries of several scientific fields.


1. Evolution and Impact of Advanced Technologies on Humankind and Business.
2. Ethics and Transhumanism: Control using Robotics and Artificial Intelligence.
3. Ethics and the New Business and Labor Organizations.
4. Ethics and Social Networking.
5. Ethics: Misuses and Whistleblowing in Big Data and the Web.
6. The Underlying Mechanisms to Improve Ethics: Virtues, Laws and Cultures.
7. Uses of Ethics: Between Virtue, Humanism and Illiteracy.
8. Ethics, Temporality and Spirituality.
9. Ethics: Perspectives and the Future.

About the authors/editors

Pierre Massotte worked for IBM in Quality, Advanced Technologies, then as scientific director in EMEA Manufacturing to improve European Manufacturing plants’ and Development Laboratories’ competitiveness. He then joined Ecole des Mines d'Alès as Deputy Director within the Nîmes EMA Laboratory. He is now working on complexity, sustainability and inclusivity in society. He has been a member of the Rotary Club since 1987.