A Buddhist Theory of Privacy (SpringerBriefs in Philosophy) by Soraj Hongladarom

By Soraj Hongladarom

This publication deals a brand new option to justify privateness in keeping with a conception derived from Buddhist insights. It makes use of insights got from the Buddhist teachings on Non-Self to create another thought of privateness. In doing so, the writer first spells out the inherent changes among the Buddhist insights and the ideals underlying traditional theories of privateness. whereas Buddhism perspectives the self as latest conventionally via interactions with others, in addition to via interrelations with different easy elements, non-Buddhist principles of self are understood as being grounded upon self reliant topics, typically understood to be entitled to rights and dignity. In mild of this, the ebook deals ways that those possible disparate suggestions may be reconciled, whereas retaining in brain the necessity for shielding electorate’ privateness in a contemporary details society. It additionally argues that the hot method of conceptualizing privateness, as offered during this ebook, may pass far in supporting get to the bottom of the tricky idea of workforce privacy.

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