Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: Data Protection and Privacy Policies

Data Protection and Privacy Policies

University of Pennsylvania Communications Professor Joseph Turow on data protection and privacy policies.

Description

University of Pennsylvania Communications Professor Joseph Turow on data protection and privacy policies.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to Professor Turow, what does the average American think about website privacy policies?
  • If a website has a privacy policy, does that restrict them for sharing your information with other third parties?
  • Describe the trade off that popular sites like Google, Amazon, and Facebook offer in terms of data collection and advertising.
  • According to the national survey responses conducted by the Annenberg School for Communications why are people resigned to sharing their personal data for free?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Analytics
    • Data Mining
    • Profiling
    • Surveillance
    • Targeted Advertisement

    Topics

    Civil Rights & Civil LibertiesScience & Technology

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity