The Ethics of GIS Remain Uncertain

Crampton, Jeremy W.
October 2007
GEOWorld;Oct2007, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p20
The author reflects on the code of ethics used in geographic information system (GIS). He recommends distinguishing between an ethical system and morals. He explains the application of an ethical system in GIS and geography. He claims that ethics in GIS is restricted to correct professional behavior.


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