Call for Papers for Thematic Issue on 'Privacy and Technology'


Innovation; The European Journal of Social Science Research invites
contributions in the form of original research articles and research
notes for a thematic issue on 'privacy and technology'. Topics to be
discussed in this issue of the journal include (but are not limited to)
the following:

*         Data Protection in Europe (with a special focus on New Member
*         International, comparative Analyses of Approaches to Privacy
*         Cognition and Privacy
*         Privacy and Health Care
*         Changes in Privacy perceptions

Article length can range between 6,000 to 10,000 words for original
research and debate articles and 2,000 to 4,000 for research notes.

The special thematic issue on 'privacy and technology' is supported by
the PRACTIS project. This project is funded by the European Commission's
FP7 and identifies how emerging technologies and their convergence might
impact on the fundamental individual and structural values in which the
European legal right to privacy is rooted, as well as on societal
perceptions and conceptions of privacy.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed. Please send papers to

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Separate documentation is available with guidelines for contributors
(including style guide); and guidelines for research notes. 

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Sciences (ICCR)

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