Myndighetsutövning i det digitalas tidevarv

Marissa Ernlund


The present article seeks to establish an understanding of some new ethical dilemmas for the Swedish Social Welfare Agency and the Swedish Unemployment Agency. The ethical dilemmas emerge when these welfare state bureaucracies not only meet citizens' rights but also exercise public authority towards their clients on the digital arena, through the use of social media.


ethics; exercise of authority; social media; social work; surveillance

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