Law The Functions of Privacy
Review and respond to the following questions from the text:
Question 4 (p. 96)
- To what extent can we describe privacy as an ethical imperative?
- Think of the Smyth v. Pillsbury scenario. Who are the most affected stakeholders?
- Under the utilitarian approach to ethics, was intercepting the email the right thing to do?
- Now consider the case from the deontological perspective. Again, was Pillsbury’s action ethical?