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authenticity

The correct attribution of origin such as the authorship of an email message or the correct description of information such as a data field that is properly named. Authenticity is one of the six fundamental components of information security (see Parkerian Hexad).

authenticity

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(129) In acknowledging that there is no unitary, fixed, all-embracing definition of authenticity, multidimensional authenticities lead to new ways of seeing the concept.
Their topics include self-authenticity as master motive, the ideology and practice of authenticity in punk subculture, everyday work and auspices of authenticity, subordinated masculinity and the persona trap, authentic dialogue in aboriginal communities, emotional performances as dramas of authenticity, and alternate authenticities and 9/11 as the cultural conditions underlying conspiracy theories.
the spheres of composition, performance, and reception -- Peter Kivy takes the second as the focus of his important new book, Authenticities. As indicated by the title, Kivy talks here of performance authenticity in the plural.