Adam D. Moore
: Information School
  Adjunct: Dept. of Philosophy

  Areas of Specialization
  • Information Ethics
    • Privacy,
    • Intellectual Property,
    • Freedom of Speech,
    • Security, Data Ethics
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Political Philosophy
  • Normative Ethical Theory

Contact Information

  Office: 330R MGH

  Phone: 206 221 6141
  Information Ethics
 and Policy: Conference,
 April 25-26, 2013



Adam D. Moore is a Professor in the Information School at the University of Washington and examines the ethical, legal, and policy issues surrounding intellectual property, privacy, freedom of speech, accountability, and information control. He holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Ohio State University (1997) and is the author of 2 books, 3 edited anthologies, and over 40 articles.

Intellectual Property: Moral and Legal Foundations. In preparation, forthcoming 2022/2023.
Privacy, Security, and Accountability. Edited by A. Moore (Rowman & Littlefield International), 2015, 268 pages.
Privacy Rights: Moral and Legal Foundations (Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010), 237 pages.  PDF
Intellectual Property and Information Control: Philosophic Foundations and Contemporary Issues (Routledge Pub. 2004 paperback, 2001 hardback), 252 pages. PDF
Information Ethics: Privacy, Property, and Power. Edited by A. Moore (University of Washington Press, 2005), 480 pages.  PDF
Intellectual Property: Moral, Legal, and International Dilemmas. Edited by A. Moore (Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1997), 352 pages. PDF

Articles (* peer reviewed) ....See
    1. “Privacy, Security, and Surveillance,” Technology Ethics: A Philosophical Introduction and Readings, edited by Gregory Robson and Jonathan Y. Tsou, under review/forthcoming 2022.

    2. “Users’ Perspectives on Ethical Issues Related to Playing Location-based Augmented Reality Games: A Case Study of Pokemon GO,” with Jin Ha Lee and Jason Yip, in the International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction (IJHCI) Vol. 38 (2022): 1-15 ahead-of-print (ahead-of-print). *