Western privacy and/or Ubuntu? Some critical comments on the influences in the forthcoming data privacy bill in South Africa

@article{Olinger2007WesternPA,
  title={Western privacy and/or Ubuntu? Some critical comments on the influences in the forthcoming data privacy bill in South Africa},
  author={Hanno N. Olinger and Johannes J. Britz and Martin S. Olivier},
  journal={The International Information \& Library Review},
  year={2007},
  volume={39},
  pages={31 - 43}
}
There is a worldwide concern growing regarding the increasing potential threats to the personal privacy of individuals caused by technologies and governments. The international response of governments has been to draught comprehensive privacy legislation in order to protect their citizen's personal information and to enable their citizens to have control over their personal information. In South Africa, the right to privacy is protected by both Section 14 of the Constitution and the provisions… 
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