Kay Mathiesen

University of Arizona - School of Information

Associate Professor

University of Arizona

Harvill 445D

Tucson, AZ 85721

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Access to Information as a Human Right

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
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human rights, information ethics, access to information, information rights

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 1,024 (19,396)
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computer ethics, information ethics, information access

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 964 (21,299)

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censorship, information ethics, intellectual freedom, freedom of expression

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

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
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information ethics, children's rights, right to privacy, Internet, paternalism

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information and University of Arizona
Downloads 380 (72,520)

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

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The Human Right to a Public Library

Journal of Information Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 277 (103,309)

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human rights, access to information, article 19, libraries

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 189 (150,762)

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

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 148 (186,397)

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social epistemology, collective belief, group belief, epistemic agency

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

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 126 (212,051)

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

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'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
University of Arizona - School of Information and University of Arizona
Downloads 119 (221,360)

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

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 109 (235,863)
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collective belief, group belief, social epistemology, Margaret Gilbert

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Information Ethics and the Value of Information

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2012
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
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information ethics, access to information, value of information, information professional, Luciano Floridi

13.

On Collective Identity

Protosociology, Vol. 18-19, 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
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social ontology, collective intentionality, collective identity, group identity, social group, metaphysics

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 80 (288,272)

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human rights, cultural imperialism, library science, social justice

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Race as an Institutional Fact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Kay Mathiesen
University of Arizona - School of Information
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race, metaphysics, Ron Mallon, social ontology, John Searle, social facts

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 47 (376,819)

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

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
Downloads 45 (383,484)

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

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
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access to information, social justice, distributive justice, Library Science, Information Science

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
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ethics, collective, collective action, practical ethics, moral responsibility

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
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social epistemology, testimony, Sanford Goldberg, Miranda Fricker, group rationality, epistemic risk

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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
University of Arizona - School of Information
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information ethics, political philosophy, privacy, access to information, human rights, global public reason, intellectual property

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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 University of Arizona - School of Information

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