Journal of Information Ethics, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Fall 2005)
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About the Author(s)
Edited by Robert Hauptman
Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Copyright Date: 2005
Table of Contents
Editorial: Displays and Disaffection 3
PsychoInfo: Psychotherapy and Medical Practice: Art or Science? 5
A Skeptic’s Reflection on a Possible Ethics 8
The Faith of a Skeptic: A Reply to Lee Davis 12
Response to a Skeptic 15
The Use of E-Mail in the South African Workplace: A Legal Overview 20
Gay and Lesbian Librarians 32
When Is a Prison Not a Prison, an Inmate Not an Inmate, and a Guard Not a Guard? 61
The Real Nature of the Opposition Against B. Lomborg 66
Article Alerts 98
Web Briefs 100
About the Contributors 104
Book Reviews & Awards
“the only periodical exclusively devoted to all of the issues…. Diverse topics”—Choice; “noteworthy for the currency of its subject…intellectually stimulating…a fine blend of the practical and theoretical…a valuable source”—Library Journal; “points to the need for thoughtful exploration of the place of information (and of librarians) in the good (‘ethical’) life, both at the individual and the social levels”—C&RL News; “interesting and informative”—SRRT Newsletter; “interesting mix of contributors…lengthy book reviews”—American Librarians; “welcome…interesting and thought-provoking…highly recommend it for all libraries”—ALR; “readable…important”—People’s Culture; “courageous”—Sipapu; “some of the sharpest and most stimulating essays on the subject…responds to a very real need in the field. …excellent coverage of this difficult and increasingly complicated subject…a valuable and practical tool”—InfoManage; “thought-provoking columns and articles in a readable style…useful to anyone concerned with information in society. …recommended”—Special Libraries; “strongly recommended”—Journal of Academic Librarianship; “carefully edited…provide[s] readers with full discussions on [the] issues”—Library and Information Science Annual; “well-written pieces by librarians and other scholars. This thought-provoking journal should be required reading for students in library and information science programs and by practitioners and policymakers”—Magazines for Libraries.