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John Snapper

John Snapper

Associate Professor, Philosophy; Academic Policy Coordinator

Office: SH 229
Phone: 312.567.3008
Fax: 312.567.5187
Email: snapper@iit.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Chicago

Selected Publications

Books:

  • Owning Information, co-edited with Vivian Weil, Rutgers Press, 1989.
  • Ethical Issues in Computer Use, co-edited with Deborah Johnson, Wadsworth, 1984.


Articles:

  • "Responsibility for Computer-Based Decisions in Health Care" in Ethics Computing and Medicine, ed. Ken Goodman, Cambridge Press, 1998.
  • "Overview: Intellectual Property Protections for Computer Software," in Computer Ethics and Social Values. ed. Deborah Johnson & Helen Nissenbaum, Prentice Hall, 1995.
  • The Ownership of Ideas in Computer Software," in Software Ownership and Intellectual Property Rights, ed. T.W. Bynum, et al., Research Center on Coputing and Society, 1992.
  • "Theoretical Bases for the Regulation of Intellectual Property," Social Epistemology, Jan 1990.
  • "When Computer Misuse is not a Violation of Privacy," in The Information Web, ed. Carol Gould, Westview Press, 1988.