Privacy Perspective from Utilitarianism and Metaphysical Theories [chapter]

Hasan A. Abbas, Salah M. Al-Fadhly
Current Security Management & Ethical Issues of Information Technology  
The Internet is a hot issue nowadays because of its important role at different levels. The topic of privacy is a debatable issue: we read in the research field scholars for and against applying this concept in real life and how to deal with it. Most researchers mainly focus on this subject from a social studies perspective. This chapter takes a new approach and discusses this issue from a philosophical perspective where we use two ethical theories (Mill & Kant) to raise the important relevant
more » ... important relevant points regarding this subject.
doi:10.4018/978-1-93177-743-8.ch015 fatcat:sf5tgoyli5g7fj3b7o2fubnxeq