Issue No. 06 - November/December (1999 vol. 16)
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<p>The Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Practice has recently been approved. This article looks at the immediate and long-term implications: Why does a profession need a code of ethics? How will this code function in an emerging profession like software engineering? What impact will it have on software practitioners?</p>
D. Gotterbarn, "How the New Software Engineering Code of Ethics Affects You," in IEEE Software, vol. 16, no. , pp. 58-64, 1999.