Ch. 3-Face Recognition Technology Questions


Ch. 3-Face Recognition Technology Questions


What is privacy? Give as much information as possible. Try to define it.


Is privacy important? If so, why is it important?


How much privacy should a person have? Give specific examples.


How much privacy do you have in your country? Do you think this level of privacy is adequate (enough), or should you have more?


How much privacy do you have in the U.S.? Do you think it is greater than, equal to, or less than the level of privacy you have in your own country? Why do you think so?


Do you think Facebook is responsible for increasing or decreasing individual privacy?

Why do you think so?


What does the word “surveillance” mean? (If you don’t know, look it up in an Englishonly dictionary).


Drones are airplanes that fly themselves. Do you think it’s a good idea or a bad idea for the police to use drones with video cameras attached?


Imagine you are organizing a protest of the government’s treatment of immigrants in your country. (I know, pretty unlikely; just go with it.) Do you think the government has the right to monitor your phone, e-mail, and computer communications? Why or why not?


Do you think friendly governments have the right to conduct their business without other friendly governments conducting surveillance on what they do? Why or why not?