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    Doyle, Tony 2013. Anita Allen: Unpopular privacy: what must we hide?. Ethics and Information Technology, Vol. 15, Issue. 1, p. 63.

    Moore, Adam D. 2013. International Encyclopedia of Ethics.

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Privacy, Control, and Talk of Rights

  • R. G. Frey (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 January 2009

An alleged moral right to informational privacy assumes that we should have control over information about ourselves. What is the philosophical justification for this control? I think that one prevalent answer to this question—an answer that has to do with the justification of negative rights generally—will not do.

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