Journal of Mass Media Ethics 18 (3 & 4):230 – 249 (2003)
|Abstract||This article is a critical and interpretive examination of moral and ethical issues that have emerged as the Internet and other digital information forms have evolved. It considers individual expectations of privacy for one's cyberspace communications against the greater public good for unencumbered access, by government and other organizations, to information that may be harmful to others. I argue for the need to find a reasonable balance between the individual's "right" not to disclose information that might be self-incriminating, as codified in the Miranda Rules, and the open communication principles advocated by professional journalists that are essential to a democratic society.|
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Herman T. Tavani & Frances S. Grodzinsky (2002). Cyberstalking, Personal Privacy, and Moral Responsibility. Ethics and Information Technology 4 (2):123-132.
Louis Hodges (1994). The Journalist and Privacy. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 9 (4):197 – 212.
Douglas Kellner, Review of Albert Borgmann, Holding Onto Reality. The Nature of Information at the Turn Of. [REVIEW]
Diane P. Michelfelder (2000). Our Moral Condition in Cyberspace. Ethics and Information Technology 2 (3):147-152.
Paul Waldau (2010). Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know. Oxford University Press.
Jos de Mul (2010). Cyberspace Odyssey: Towards a Virtual Ontology and Anthropology. Cambridge Scholars.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads8 ( #131,711 of 722,839 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #60,917 of 722,839 )
How can I increase my downloads?