Virtual morality : the moral status of virtual actions
In this thesis, I examine virtual actions and the relationship between them and morality. Increasingly, people are using computer generated virtual mediums for relaxation, work, and socialization. Virtual worlds are one form that virtual mediums can take and are becoming more popular than ever before. These worlds are often characterized by an increased sense of freedom, where people can do things that they could not or would not do in the real world. The problem is that as more people interact within virtual worlds, these interactions are often characterized by negative or harmful behavior in ...
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Longitudinal distribution of virtual mass, virtual moment of inertia, damping force and damping moment on a pitching and heaving ship Contributor:Bottaccini, Manfred Ronald, 1922-; Schulz, Edmund F.; Colorado State University. Research Foundation; Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering; Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (U.S.)
Virtually engaged : the effect of a virtual work environment on task engagement, its antecedents, and consequences Contributor:Hurd, Brian M.;
Date Submitted:2011As organizations continue to adopt virtual work environments in an effort to reduce costs and offer employees greater flexibility, the effect of this work setting on employee engagement is not fully understood. This ...
Date Submitted:2013Virtualized datacenters, the platform for supporting Cloud computing, allow diverse applications to share the underlying server resources. Due to the highly dynamic nature of Internet workloads, increasing complexity of ...