Kay Mathiesen

School of Information

Associate Professor

University of Arizona

Harvill 445D

Tucson, AZ 85721

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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5,288

CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Access to Information as a Human Right

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 1,388 (7,342)

Abstract:

human rights, information ethics, access to information, information rights

2.

Censorship and Access to Information

HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION AND COMPUTER ETHICS, Kenneth E. Himma, Herman T. Tavani, eds., John Wiley and Sons, New York, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 683 (21,003)

Abstract:

censorship, information ethics, intellectual freedom, freedom of expression

3.

What is Information Ethics?

Mathiesen, Kay. "What is Information Ethics?" Computers and Society, Vol. 32, No. 8, 2004.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 542 (21,751)
Citation 1

Abstract:

computer ethics, information ethics, information access

4.

Information Ethics and the Library Profession

HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION AND COMPUTER ETHICS, Kenneth E. Himma and Herman T. Tavani, eds., John Wiley and Sons: New York, 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen and Don Fallis
School of Information and University of Arizona
Downloads 293 (68,760)

Abstract:

librarianship, ethics, information professions, access to information, selection, censorship

5.

The Human Right to a Public Library

Journal of Information Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 179 (105,116)

Abstract:

human rights, access to information, article 19, libraries

6.

The Internet, Children, and Privacy: The Case Against Parental Monitoring

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 178 (63,258)

Abstract:

information ethics, children's rights, right to privacy, Internet, paternalism

7.

A Defense of Native American’s Rights Over Their Traditional Cultural Expressions

American Archivist [Forthcoming]
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 139 (138,974)

Abstract:

traditional cultural expression, traditional knowledge, cultural property, native american, group rights, privacy, indigenous knowledge, cultural appropriation, information ethics, archival ethics

8.

Can Groups Be Epistemic Agents?

Mathiesen, Kay. (2010) Collective Epistemology. Schmid, Hans Bernard, Daniel Sirtes, and Marcel Weber Eds. Transaction Books: Piscataway, New Jersey.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 98 (183,549)

Abstract:

social epistemology, collective belief, group belief, epistemic agency

9.

Yes, Vinton, There is a Human Right to the Internet

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 93 (204,415)

Abstract:

human rights, Internet, access to information, right to communicate, state obligations

10.

Information Ethics and the Value of Information

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 88 (226,291)

Abstract:

information ethics, access to information, value of information, information professional, Luciano Floridi

11.

On Collective Identity

Protosociology, Vol. 18-19, 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 84 (217,093)

Abstract:

social ontology, collective intentionality, collective identity, group identity, social group, metaphysics

12.

The Epistemic Features of Group Belief

Mathiesen, Kay (2006). The Epistemic Features of Group Belief. Episteme, 2, pp 161-175.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 70 (217,093)
Citation 1

Abstract:

collective belief, group belief, social epistemology, Margaret Gilbert

13.

Race as an Institutional Fact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 55 (276,720)

Abstract:

race, metaphysics, Ron Mallon, social ontology, John Searle, social facts

14.

Epistemic Risk and Community Policing

Mathiesen, Kay. "Epistemic Risk and Community Policiing." Southern Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 44, Supp. 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 16 (441,198)

Abstract:

social epistemology, testimony, Sanford Goldberg, Miranda Fricker, group rationality, epistemic risk

15.

We’re All in this Together: Responsibility of Collective Agents and Their Members

Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Vol. 30, 2006
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jul 2012
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 14 (410,930)

Abstract:

ethics, collective, collective action, practical ethics, moral responsibility

16.

Human Rights Without Cultural Imperialism

“Human Rights without Cultural Imperialism,” Perspectives on Libraries as Institutions of Human Rights and Social Justice, Paul Jaeger, editor. Emerald Publishing., 2016: 265-286.,
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 0 (461,859)

Abstract:

human rights, cultural imperialism, library science, social justice

17.

Human Rights as a Topic and Guide for LIS Research and Practice

'Human Rights as a Subject and Guide for LIS Research and Practice,' Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), Vol. 66, No. 7, 2015: 1305-1322.
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 0 (520,156)

Abstract:

information ethics, information science, library science, human rights, access to information, privacy, intellectual property, censorship, Universal Declaration of Human Rights

18.

Toward a Political Philosophy of Information

Mathiesen, Kay.“Towards a Political Philosophy of Information,” Library Trends issue on Exploring Philosophies of Information, Vol. 63, No. 3, 2015: 427-447.,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 0 (515,872)

Abstract:

information ethics, political philosophy, privacy, access to information, human rights, global public reason, intellectual property

19.

Transparency for Democracy: The Case of Open Government Data

Privacy, Security, and Accountability: Ethics, Law, and Policy Adam Moore, editor. Rowman and Littlefield International, 2015
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 0 (497,558)

Abstract:

transparency, government data, open data, open government data, democracy, access to information

20.

'The Greatest Liar Has His Believers' The Social Epistemology of Political Lying

Ethics in Politics, eds. Emily Crookston, David Killoren, and Jonathan Trerise, Routledge, (2017), pp. 35-53.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Kay Mathiesen and Don Fallis
School of Information and University of Arizona
Downloads 0 (369,603)

Abstract:

lying, deception, politics, political speech, social epistemology, applied epistemology

21.

Informational Justice: A Conceptual Framework for Social Justice in Library and Information Services

Library Trends. issue on Social Justice in Library and Information Science and Services, Vol. 64, No. 2, 2015: 198-225.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Mar 2017
Kay Mathiesen
School of Information
Downloads 0 (482,497)

Abstract:

access to information, social justice, distributive justice, Library Science, Information Science

22.

Veritistic Epistemology and the Epistemic Goals of Groups: A Reply to Vähämaa

Social Epistemology, Forthcoming
Posted: 28 Jun 2012
Don Fallis and Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona and School of Information

Abstract:

collective epistemology, epistemic goals, group belief, knowledge, truth, social epistemology