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Title Online consumer protection : theories of human relativism / Kuanchin Chen, Adam Fadlalla [editors]
Published Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xx, 439 pages) : illustrations
Contents Section I. Background -- 1. Google: Technological Convenience vs. Technological Intrusion -- 2. A Taxonomic View of Consumer Online Privacy Legal Issues, Legislation, and Litigation -- 3. Online Privacy, Vulnerabilities, and Threats: A Manager's Perspective
Section II. Frameworks and Models -- 4. Practical Privacy Assessments -- 5. Privacy and Trust in Online Interactions -- 6. Current Measures to Protect E-Consumers' Privacy in Australia -- 7. Antecedents of Online Privacy Protection Behavior: Towards an Integrative Model
Section III. Empirical Assessments -- 8. Privacy Control and Assurance: Does Gender Influence Online Information Exchange? -- 9. A Profile of the Demographics, Psychological Predispositions, and Social/Behavioral Patterns of Computer Hacker Insiders and Outsiders -- 10. Privacy or Performance Matters on the Internet: Revisiting Privacy Toward a Situational Paradigm
Section IV. Consumer Privacy in Business -- 11. Online Consumer Privacy and Digital Rights Management Systems -- 12. Online Privacy and Marketing: Current Issues for Consumers and Marketers -- 13. An Analysis of Online Privacy Policies of Fortune 100 Companies -- 14. Cross Cultural Perceptions on Privacy in The United States, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Taiwan
Section V. Policies, Techniques, and Laws for Protection -- 15. Biometric Controls and Privacy -- 16. Government Stewardship of Online Information: FOIA Requirements and Other Considerations -- 17. The Legal Framework for Data and Consumer Protection in Europe -- 18. Cybermedicine, Telemedicine, and Data Protection in the United States -- 19. Online Privacy Protection in Japan: The Current Status and Practices -- Compilation of References -- About the Contributors -- Index
Summary "This book is designed to offer readers a comprehensive way to understand the nature of online threats, consumer concerns, and techniques for online privacy protection"--Provided by publisher
Notes "Premier reference source"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 388-428) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Consumer protection.
Ethical relativism.
Privacy, Right of.
Electronic commerce -- Security measures
Electronic information resources -- Access control.
Disclosure of information.
Computer crimes.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Consumer Behavior.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Commercial Policy.
Computer crimes.
Consumer protection.
Disclosure of information.
Electronic commerce -- Security measures.
Electronic information resources -- Access control.
Ethical relativism.
Privacy, Right of.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Chen, Kuanchin.
Fadlalla, Adam.
LC no. 2008010313
ISBN 9781605660134