Privacy as Virtue: Moving Beyond the Individual in the Age of Big Data
Author: Bart van der Sloot
Release Date: January 15, 2021
Privacy as Virtue discusses whether a rights-based approach to privacy regulation still suffices to address the challenges triggered by new data processing techniques such as Big Data and mass surveillance. A rights-based approach generally grants subjective rights to individuals to protect their personal interests. However, large-scale data processing techniques often transcend the individual and their Interests.