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Berman, 2001. Social Research 68(1):306-317

Is Privacy Still Possible in the Twenty-First Century?
Jerry Berman , Paul Breuning

Social Research: An International Quarterly
Privacy
Arien Mack, Editor

Volume 68, No. 1 (Spring 2001): 306-317

ABSTRACT: The article offers information on the possibility of privacy in the twenty-first century. The expansion of government and commercial transactions, and the proliferation of technological developments over the last 50 years have threatened privacy. The use of the Internet in information gathering facilitates faster transfer of personal information. Cellular telephones and wireless communication systems provide more efficient delivery of information. Relative to this, the legal system has laid foundation for protection of privacy through state and federal legislation, court decisions, and self-regulation.
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