Big Data in Context

Legal, Social and Technological Insights

by Thomas Hoeren, Barbara Kolany-Raiser

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Book Description

This book sheds new light on a selection of big data scenarios from an interdisciplinary perspective. It features legal, sociological and economic approaches to fundamental big data topics such as privacy, data quality and the ECJ's Safe Harbor decision on the one hand, and practical applications such as smart cars, wearables and web tracking on the other. Addressing the interests of researchers and practitioners alike, it provides a comprehensive overview of and introduction to the emerging challenges regarding big data. All contributions are based on papers submitted in connection with ABIDA (Assessing Big Data), an interdisciplinary research project exploring the societal aspects of big data and funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.This volume was produced as a part of the ABIDA project (Assessing Big Data, 01IS15016A-F). ABIDA is a four-year collaborative project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. However the views and opinions expressed in this book reflect only the authors' point of view and not necessarily those of all members of the ABIDA project or the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Big Data in Context ebook for free in PDF format (2.3 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2018
Pages
122
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319624600
ISBN10
3319624601
ISBN13 Digital
9783319624617
ISBN10 Digital
331962461X
PDF Size
2.3 MB
License
CC BY

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