Volume 22, 2011
Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Annual Meeting
Deborah L. Kidder, William P. Smith
Slave to Facebook? How Technology is Changing the Balance Between Right to Privacy and Right to Know
Have social media sites like Facebook become such a significant part of our social fabric that people face negative consequences for not joining and sharing? What role does a right to privacy play in circumstances where self-disclosure is the norm? We surveyed students about teammate preferences for team members based on information availability and Facebook membership. Students report a strong preference for teammates for whom there is information and Facebook participation.