Privacy, Reputation, and Trust: Some Implications for Data Protection

  • Giovanni Sartor
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3986)


The present contribution analyses the connection between privacy and trust, with regard to data protection. In particular, it shows how the need to facilitate trust-based relationships may justify some limitations of privacy (in the sense of a right to self-determination over personal data), but may also provide some grounds for the protection of privacy.


Personal Data Data Protection Privacy Protection Trust Management Internal Motivation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Sartor
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  1. 1.Department of LawEuropean University InstituteFlorenceItaly

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