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Routledge Handbook of Surveillance Studies by Kirstie Ball, Kevin Haggerty, David Lyon PDF

By Kirstie Ball, Kevin Haggerty, David Lyon

Surveillance is a critical organizing perform. amassing own info and processing them in searchable databases drives administrative potency but in addition increases questions on protection, governance, civil liberties and privateness. Surveillance is either globalized in cooperative schemes, equivalent to sharing biometric facts, and localized within the day-by-day trivia of social lifestyles. This cutting edge Handbook explores the empirical, theoretical and moral matters round surveillance and its use in everyday life.

With a suite of over 40 essays from the major names in surveillance experiences, the Handbook takes a very multi-disciplinary method of severely query concerns of:

  • surveillance and inhabitants control
  • policing, intelligence and war
  • production and consumption
  • new media
  • security
  • identification
  • regulation and resistance.

The Routledge instruction manual of Surveillance Studies is a world, available, definitive and finished evaluation of the speedily growing to be multi-disciplinary box of surveillance experiences. The Handbook’s direct, authoritative kind will entice a variety of students and scholars within the social sciences, arts and humanities.

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