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Data protection notice:

The editor and owner of this private, independent website will do everything in his power to protect your data and your privacy. A legally binding data protection notice, in the German language, can be found at https://www.research-worldwide.de/datenschutz.html.

Do care about digital ethics. Respect privacy and dignity. Consider the 10 Golden Rules of Digital Ethics for a flourishing life, as compiled by the Institute for Digital Ethics (IDE) of which Oliver is one of the founders and directors.


Reading list:

  • Brunton, Finn; Nissenbaum, Helen: Obfuscation: A User's Guide for Privacy and Protest. Cambridge, London: MIT Press, 2015.
  • Grimm, Petra; Zöllner, Oliver (eds.): Schöne neue Kommunikationswelt oder Ende der Privatheit? Die Veröffentlichung des Privaten in Social Media und populären Medienformaten im Alltag junger Menschen (= Medienethik, Band 11). Stuttgart: Steiner, 2012.
  • Nissenbaum, Helen: Privacy in Context: Technology, Policy, and the Integrity of Social Life. Stanford: Stanford Law Books, 2010.
  • Rössler, Beate: The Value of Privacy. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2005.
  • Rotenberg, Marc; Horwitz, Julia; Scott, Jeramie (eds.): Privacy in the Modern Age: The Search for Solutions. New York, London: New Press, 2015.
  • Schwartmann, Rolf; Keber, Tobias O.; Mühlenbeck, Robin: Social Media. Soziale Netzwerke und Homepages sicher gestalten und nutzen. 2. Auflage, München: C.H.Beck, 2018.