This engrossing book explores the profound implications of personal information on the Internet, preserved forever even if it is false, biased, or humiliating. Brimming with examples of online gossip, slander, and rumor, the book discusses the tensions between privacy and free speech and proposes how to balance the two. What information about you is on the Internet?
©2007 Yale University Press (P)2007 Yale University Press
"Timely and provocative, The Future of Reputation explores a principal dilemma of our age and provides a workable solution that may appeal to readers on both sides of the debate." (Harvard Law Review)
A Business Analyst by trade, my professional portfolio includes new business concepts, technology, strategy, social business and digital disruption. On a personal side I dabble in a little physics, network science and crime thrillers. A 70-80 book a year listener.
Got the book because i believe the issue of internet reputation is gaining relevance... but the book struggled to grab me.
Report Inappropriate Content