Ethical Data Mining Applications for Socio-Economic Development


Ethical Data Mining Applications for Socio-Economic Development



Edited by Hakikur Rahman and Isabel Ramos.

Includes a chapter co-authored by College at Brockport faculty member Anthony Scime: Social science data analysis : the ethical imperative.

Organizations that utilize data mining techniques can amass valuable information on clients habits and preferences, behavior patterns, purchase patterns, sales patterns, and stock forecasts. Ethical Data Mining Applications for Socio-Economic Development provides an overview of data mining techniques under an ethical lens, investigating developments in research best practices and examining experimental cases to identify potential ethical dilemmas in the information and communications technology sector. The cases and research in this book will benefit scientists, researchers, and practitioners working in the field of data mining, data warehousing, and database management to ensure that data obtained through web-based investigations is properly handled at all organizational levels. This book is part of the Advances in Data Mining and Database Management series collection.



Publication Date


Publication Information

Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, 2013.

xxi, 335 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.

Series: Advances in Data Mining and Database Management Series


Databases and Information Systems | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration


Computer Science


Located in Drake Library at: H61.3 .E84 2013

CONTENTS: Ethical issues of 'morality mining' : moral identity as a focus of data mining / Markus Christen ... [et al.] -- Scope and limitations in social science research / Arabi U. -- Reuse of excess research data for new researches / Amiram Porath -- Data mining techniques to improve early warning systems across the Bay of Bengal : a Bangladesh perspective / Hakikur Rahman -- Spidering scripts for opinion monitoring / Antonella Capriello, Piercarlo Rossi -- Big data dilemmas : the theory and practice of ethical big data mining for socio-economics development / Debashis "Deb" Aikat -- Social science data analysis : the ethical imperative / Anthony Scime, Gregg R. Murray -- Data mining algorithms for measuring performance impact of social development processes : ethical implications / Hakikur Rahman -- A customised dataset to ssist legal and ethical givernance of seaports / Ana Ximena Halabi Echeverry, Deborah Richards -- Ehtical and legal data mining : paradigms of organizational development practitioners and organizational psychologists / Ben Tran -- Measuring student learning responsibilty : a learning analystics perspective with web 2.0 / Kam Hou Vat -- Improved decision support system to develop a public policy to reduce dropout rates for four minorities in society / Alberto Ochoa-Zezzatti -- Digital rights management and corporate hegemony : avenues for reform / Nikhil Moro.