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Roger Clarke's 'Info Quality, Info Pollution'

A Conceptual Framework for Information Quality and Information Pollution

Notes of 4 April 2021, rev. 25 April 2021

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Lee Bygrave, Director of the Centre for Computers & Law at the Uni. of Oslo, is developing a project provisionally entitled 'Law in an Era of Information Pollution'.

Lee envisages the project drawing on a conceptual framework for Information Pollution and, concomitantly, Information Quality. Working definitions of key terms are:

These Notes draw together some initial sources, with a view to developing a working paper for the Uni of Oslo project.

The primary source is work I've conducted over the last 30 years, which I'm consolidating into a an emergent working paper with the provisional title 'Pragmatic Ontology and Epistemology for Information Systems Research and Practice'.

Some further resources relevant to this work are as follows:

Author Affiliations

Roger Clarke is Principal of Xamax Consultancy Pty Ltd, Canberra. He is also a Visiting Professor associated with the Allens Hub for Technology, Law and Innovation in UNSW Law, and a Visiting Professor in the Research School of Computer Science at the Australian National University.

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