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Introduction: The Chaotic World of Privacy

Julie C. Inness

in Privacy, Intimacy, and Isolation

Published in print June 1996 | ISBN: 9780195104608
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199868247 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195104609.003.0001
Introduction: The Chaotic World of Privacy

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Why is privacy important enough to pay attention to in the first place? In this chapter, I explore the importance of privacy. Which privacy definitions should we reject? Which definition of privacy should we accept? What is the value of privacy?

Keywords: value; privacy

Chapter.  4737 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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