Privacy, Surveillance and Public Trust

Neyland, D.. 2006. Privacy, Surveillance and Public Trust. London: Palgrave-Macmillan. ISBN 9781403946706 [Book]

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Surveillance, privacy and public trust form a burgeoning presence within debates surrounding technological developments, particularly in the current 'war on terror' environment. Social, economic and political issues are invoked in collecting, categorizing, scrutinizing and mobilizing information on the everyday activities of the population. These are implicated in new legislative developments, ways of conceptualizing society and a growth in the industry of protest. However, what do we know about the day to day detail of these developments? This book situates these issues in a detailed study of CCTV to offer a timely, robust and incisive contribution to knowledge.

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22 Feb 2013 15:37

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