Harvard's Great Teachers: Jonathan Zittrain

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Harvard's Great Teachers: Jonathan Zittrain
2011
1:37 minutes
5 947
Jonathan Zittrain
Professor of Law in the Faculty of Law and the Kennedy School of Government and Professor of Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

About the Teacher

Jonathan Zittrain is a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School, and a professor of Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. He co-founded the Berkman Center for Internet & Society.  Zittrain's research includes digital property, privacy, and speech, and the roles played by private intermediaries in Internet architecture. He has a strong interest in creative, useful, and unobtrusive ways to deploy technology in the classroom. He serves on the boards of directors of the Internet Society and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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About this Video

Is the internet a powerful platform for aggregating "random acts of kindness" into positive, real-world change or a slippery slope to a virtual sweatshop? Jonathan Zittrain digs into the future of life online. View the Zittrain Collection

20 December 2011
Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, Wasserstein Hall, Areeda Hall, Griswold Hall, Harvard I-Lab
Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
Diane Andronica, Mateus Falci AB'14, Camilla Finlay, Gretjen Helene Hargesheimer, Marlon Kuzmick, Shanji LI GSD '14, Anthony Liu AB'14, Shelley Westover
Shelley Westover, Mateus Falci AB'14, Marlon Kuzmick
Noam Hassenfeld AB'12