1 Global Information Ethics and the Challenge of Cultural Relativism

  title={1 Global Information Ethics and the Challenge of Cultural Relativism},
  author={Philip Brey},
The emergence of an information society, carried by information technologies such as the digital computer and the Internet, has lead to many questions in the West about the proper regulation of the production, use and transfer of information. In the West, a large part of this discussion has focused on individual rights: how to balance various rights of individuals against each other and against the rights and interests of corporations and the state. In nonwestern countries, however, discussions… CONTINUE READING

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