Appendix 6: Environmental Parameters of the Knowledge Pyramid – Medical Information Systems Ethics

Appendix 6
Environmental Parameters of the Knowledge Pyramid

Table A6.1. Environmental parameters of info-ethics

Info-ethics
Field of studyDescriptive ethics (practical)Normative ethics (deontological)Reflexive ethics (questioning)
Ethics:MeansNormsPrinciple of autonomy
DevicesCodesPrinciple of beneficence
WaysRulesPrinciple of non-malfeasance
Practical wisdomProceduresLimitsPrinciple of fairness
Application and effectuationRegulation and adaptationLegitimization

Table A6.2. Environmental parameters of the computosphere

Computosphere
Field of studyInteractiveEvolutive
ObjectivityLearning
Cybernetics:TextualityQuestioning
Artificial intelligence (AI)ExplanationCorrecting