Book 2011

Privacy Online

Perspectives on Privacy and Self-Disclosure in the Social Web


ISBN: 978-3-642-21520-9 (Print) 978-3-642-21521-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-8

      Introduction to Privacy Online

    3. Chapter

      Pages 9-17

      Three Theories of Privacy: An Overview

    4. Chapter

      Pages 19-32

      Negotiating Privacy Concerns and Social Capital Needs in a Social Media Environment

    5. Chapter

      Pages 33-45

      Digital Crowding: Privacy, Self-Disclosure, and Technology

    6. Chapter

      Pages 47-60

      Ethics, Privacy, and Self-Restraint in Social Networking

    7. Chapter

      Pages 61-73

      The Social Web as a Shelter for Privacy and Authentic Living

    8. Chapter

      Pages 75-89

      Fifteen Minutes of Privacy: Privacy, Sociality, and Publicity on Social Network Sites

    9. Chapter

      Pages 91-109

      The Co-evolution of Social Network Ties and Online Privacy Behavior

    10. Chapter

      Pages 111-125

      Self-Protection of Online Privacy: A Behavioral Approach

    11. Chapter

      Pages 127-141

      Online Self-Presentation: Balancing Privacy Concerns and Impression Construction on Social Networking Sites

    12. Chapter

      Pages 143-156

      The Uses of Privacy Online: Trading a Loss of Privacy for Social Web Gratifications?

  3. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

    2. Chapter

      Pages 159-173

      (Micro)blogs: Practices of Privacy Management

    3. Chapter

      Pages 175-189

      Privacy in Social Network Sites

    4. Chapter

      Pages 191-203

      Mobile Privacy: Contexts

    5. Chapter

      Pages 205-218

      Online Privacy as a News Factor in Journalism

  4. Audiences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 219-219

    2. Chapter

      Pages 221-234

      Adolescents’ Online Privacy: Toward a Developmental Perspective

    3. Chapter

      Pages 235-249

      The Elderly and the Internet: How Senior Citizens Deal with Online Privacy

    4. Chapter

      Pages 251-265

      Privacy and Gender in the Social Web

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 267-269