Welcome instructors! If you are teaching social media analytics, marketing, business analytics, data science, communications or public relations, etc.., this section of our website is for you. In this section you will find a collection of case studies involving ethical, societal and legal issues associated with the novel use of social media data.

Case Studies

The Ethics of Political Microtargeting

The Ethics of Preventing Crimes with Social Media Data

The Ethics of Live streams on Social Media

The Ethics of Cybervetting

The Ethics of Preventing Suicide with Social Media Data

The Ethics of Government Use of Social Media

The Ethics of Hiring with Targeted Ads

The Ethics of Native Advertising on Social Media

The Ethics of Sharenting

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