Journal of Information Ethics, Vol. 28, No. 2 (Fall 2019)

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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: 155
Bibliographic Info:
Copyright Date: 2019
ISSN 1061-9321

Table of Contents

Editorial: Forensic Folly (Robert Hauptman) 3

Intellectual Freedom Research Eroded (Judy Anderson) 5
Ethics in the Cultural and Education Industries Virtue-Signaling and Inclusivity (Juris Dilevko) 11

Current Issues
Shea Swauger’s Red Herrings (Robert Hauptman) 16

Featured Article: Scientists Playing at History (David Henige) 18
The Ethics of Mass Surveillance: An Anarchist, Objectivist, and Critical Theorist Perspective (Jeffrey Overall) 34
Teaching Information Ethics: A Look at the Ethical Dimensions of iSchool Curricula (Eleanor Mattern and Chelsea Gunn) 51
Access to the Internet by Hispanic College Students: Some Findings from a College with a High Rate of Student Poverty (Jeffrey Huerta, Mark Winkel and Russell Eisenman) 66
Approaching Collection Management Ethics in Academic Libraries from an Ethical Framework (Paul Ojennus) 87
The Dark Web for All! Why This Polarizing Crime Haven Might Just Be Our Best Chance to Preserve Our Right to Privacy and Intellectual Freedom (Brady Lund) 109
“Pokémon Go” and Ethical Considerations—Are Pokémons Poking Us Enough? (Richa Mukhra, Neha Baryah, Kewal Krishan and Tanuj Kanchan) 117

Reviews 125
Web Briefs 145
Article Alerts 148

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