We invite comments and feedback on the following discussion paper, which has been put forward by members from the Anonymity Project Group.

ANON-Discussion Paper No. 1: Disentangling Anonymity and Privacy. Theoretical reflections in the light of the conceptual history of both terms.

Authors: Gertraud Koch & Anna Henke (SP 3)

Anonymity and privacy are subjects that are intensely debated in the public. Both have become important matters of political activity and legislation since a loss of both is experienced in particular due to digital information technologies in the context of the Internet and their capacity for processing and storing data.

Disentangling anonymity and privacy – discussion paper als pdf-Download (299 kb)

Please send comments and feedback to the authors. We will publish their reactions and answers in this place accordingly.

Mail: Gertraud Koch / Anna Henke