Assessing Anonymous Communication on the Internet: Policy Deliberations

@article{Kling1999AssessingAC,
  title={Assessing Anonymous Communication on the Internet: Policy Deliberations},
  author={R. Kling and Y. Lee and A. Teich and M. Frankel},
  journal={Inf. Soc.},
  year={1999},
  volume={15},
  pages={79-90}
}
  • R. Kling, Y. Lee, +1 author M. Frankel
  • Published 1999
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • Inf. Soc.
  • Anonymous communication on the Internet offers new opportunities but has ill-understood risks. This article helps to ground the policy debates by examining some fundamental aspects of anonymous social behavior and current controversies over anonymous communications. It is a companion to the article in this issue, "Anonymous Communication Policies for the Internet: Results and Recommendations of the AAAS Conference." It examines the social character of anonymous communication and the ways that… CONTINUE READING
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