Involving the Virtual Subject

@article{Bakardjieva2004InvolvingTV,
  title={Involving the Virtual Subject},
  author={M. Bakardjieva and A. Feenberg},
  journal={Ethics and Information Technology},
  year={2004},
  volume={2},
  pages={233-240}
}
As users of computer networks have become more active in producing their own electronic records, in the form of transcripts of onlinediscussions, ethicists have attempted to interpret this new situation interms of earlier models of personal data protection. But thistransference results in unprecedented problems for researchers. Thispaper examines some of the central dichotomies and paradoxes in thedebate on research ethics online in the context of the concrete study ofa virtual community that… Expand
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