[Air-L] archived social network site
charlie at balch.org
Mon Dec 17 08:19:49 PST 2007
I had to check your web presence before I responded. I thought you might be
There is much academic debate about the ethics of examining social websites
and much debate in the AOIR list about how IRB's routinely deny use of
publically available information. As a researcher, I occasionally envy
others, such as journalists, who do not have similar restrictions about
access to "public" information. From your site,
http://www.poynter.org/column.asp?id=62&aid=57281, I see that ethics is also
an area of concern for you.
In answer to your question, I've not tried to retrieve changed (or even
current) social network information but suggest a visit to
Charles Balch MEd, MBA, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Information Systems
Arizona Western College
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[mailto:air-l-bounces at listserv.aoir.org] On Behalf Of Bilbo Poynter
Sent: Monday, December 17, 2007 7:58 AM
To: Air-L at listserv.aoir.org
Subject: [Air-L] archived social network site
I am a journalist with a quick question: Does anyone know if it is possible
to recover an archived member page of a social network site, once it has
been removed by the member, specifically Facebook?
Any direction here would be great.
bilbopoynter at gmail.com
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