Beyond Connectivity: The Internet of Food Architecture Between Ethics and the EU Citizenry

Beyond Connectivity: The Internet of Food Architecture Between Ethics and the EU Citizenry This contribution deals with the ethical challenges arising from the IoT landscape with reference to a specific context, i.e. the realm of agri-food. In this sector, innumerable web-connected tools, platforms and sensors are constantly interacting with consumers/users/citizens, by reshaping and redefining the core elements and functions of machine–human being relationships. By sketching out the main pillars which ethics of the Internet of Food (IoF) is founded on, my argument posits that the civic hybridization of knowledge production mediated by IoT technologies may create breeding ground for the move towards an ‘ethical in-design’ approach to the IoF-driven smart systems. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics Springer Journals

Beyond Connectivity: The Internet of Food Architecture Between Ethics and the EU Citizenry

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Springer Netherlands
Copyright © 2017 by Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
Philosophy; Ethics; Evolutionary Biology; Agricultural Economics; Theory of Medicine/Bioethics; Plant Sciences
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