Boundaries of Privacy: Dialectics of Disclosure by Sandra Petronio

By Sandra Petronio

Providing a pragmatic thought for why humans make judgements approximately revealing and concealing inner most details, obstacles of privateness faucets into daily difficulties in our own relationships, our well-being issues, and our paintings to enquire the best way we deal with our deepest lives. Petronio argues that during addition to possessing our personal inner most details, we additionally tackle the accountability of guarding different people’s deepest info whilst it really is placed into our belief. this may frequently bring about betrayal, mistakes in judgment, deception, gossip, and privateness dilemmas. Petronio’s publication serves as a consultant to knowing why yes judgements approximately privateness be successful whereas others fail.

Show description

Read or Download Boundaries of Privacy: Dialectics of Disclosure PDF

Similar communication books

The Swastika: Constructing the Symbol

The Swastika: developing the logo ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ, ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: RoutledgeСерия: fabric CulturesАвтор(ы): Malcolm QuinnЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 2005Количество страниц: 209ISBN: 0-203-99387-XФормат: pdf (e-book)Размер: 2. 38 mb quick Ifolder eighty five

Women and Men As Friends: Relationships Across the Life Span in the 21st Century (LEA's Series on Personal Relationships)

This monograph stories men and women as acquaintances from a developmental viewpoint. men and women as pals examines cross-sex friendships from early adolescence via previous age, then summarizes the findings and gives tips about how friendship among women and men will be inspired through the existence span.

Data Communication Systems and their Performance. Proceedings of the IFIP TC6 Fourth International Conference on Data Communication Systems and their Performance, Barcelona, Spain, 20–22 June, 1990

The study papers during this quantity describe contemporary, unique advancements in concepts, instruments and functions within the region of communique method functionality. all for the venture are researchers from the world's best universities, learn institutes and corporations

Extra resources for Boundaries of Privacy: Dialectics of Disclosure

Sample text

In some circumstances, recipients are reluctant confidants (Petronio, 2000c). Being drawn into a privacy boundary unwillingly impacts the dialectics of autonomy-connectedness and freedom-responsibility. The knot of contradictions is also seen when new privacy boundaries are formed or old boundaries need modification; the adjustments people make effect stability and change. Internal and external contradictions. In addition to principal and secondary contradictions, Baxter and Montgomery propose that the knot of contradictions also includes interplay between internal and external contradictions.

8) reflecting two types of opposites, logical and functional. Logical opposites are defined as X and not X. Functional opposites, on the other hand, are identified as “X and Y, where both X and Y are distinct features that function in incompatible ways such that each negates the other” (Baxter & Montgomery, 1996, p. 8). As with Altman’s boundary regulation theory, Petronio argues that CPM adopts the functional approach rather than the logical approach to opposites. Thus, CPM does not claim that the type of contradiction considered is that which is private and not private.

Often sanctions are imposed when the boundary lines are clearly drawn. If confidants breach these expectations, the discloser may punish them by locking them out of further revelation or even reprimanding them. However, identification of ownership or co-ownership is not always obvious. Thus, the lack of clarity may lead to conflict over ownership issues. The second dimension of ownership suggests that it is not static. Boundary lines may be extended or contracted to meet privacy needs. For instance, in some cases, a person may disclose and, therefore, extend a per- Overview of Communication Privacy Management 31 sonal boundary into a dyadic boundary.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.00 of 5 – based on 47 votes

Related posts