Journal of Information Ethics, Vol. 22, No. 2 (Fall 2013)


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About the Book

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About the Author(s)

Robert Hauptman is professor emeritus of St. Cloud State University and editor of the Journal of Information Ethics.

Bibliographic Details

Edited by Robert Hauptman
Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Pages: 184
Bibliographic Info:
Copyright Date: 2013
pISBN: 1110010000222
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Archival Ethics
Editorial: Self-Delusion and Misrepresentation
Robert Hauptman 3
Current Issues
Losing Our Ability to Forget
Byron Reese 5
Current Issues
The Library: Defender of Freedom of Speech and Expression?
G. Tod Slone 9
Rethinking Archival Ethics
Richard J. Cox 13
Values and Ethics
Randall C. Jimerson 21
Archival Ethics and the Professionalization of Archival Enterprise
Ronald D. Houston 46
A Note on Civil Disobedience and Professional Ethics Codes
W. Bede Mitchell 61
The Canadian Disease: The Ethics of Library, Archives, and Museum Convergence
Braden Cannon 66
In the Trenches: Archival Ethics, Law and the Case of the Destroyed CIA Tapes
Douglas Cox 90
State Property or Cultural Property? The Limitations of Replevin as an Interpretive Framework for Disputed Archives
Ryan Speer 102
Archives and the Ethics of Replevin
Elena S. Danielson 110
Additional Article
Academic Dishonesty: A Comparative Study of Students of Library and Information Science in Botswana and Zambia
Akakandelwa Akakandelwa, Priti Jain and Sitali Wamundila 141
Reviews 155
Web Briefs 177
Article Alerts 180

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.