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Author LinkStaples, William G.
Title LinkEveryday surveillance : vigilance and visibility in postmodern life / William G. Staples.
Edition Second edition.
Distribution Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]
Description xiv, 255 pages ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-243) and index.
Contents Contents: Everyday surveillance -- The scaffold, the penitentiary, and beyond -- The gaze and its compulsions -- Bodily intrusions -- Wired.I.Am: the digital life 2.0 -- The anatomy of visibility.
Summary Everyday Surveillance is a provocative exploration of the myriad ways we are watched each day -- from internet use to public video cameras -- and how this surveillance shapes our lives. The second edition considers new topics, such as the rise of social media, and updates research throughout. This is an ideal text for introducing students to concepts of social control and provoking discussion. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject LinkSocial control -- United States.
LinkElectronic surveillance -- Social aspects -- United States.
LinkUnited States -- Social conditions -- 1980-
LinkPrivacy -- United States.
Subject LinkElectronic surveillance -- Social aspects.
LinkSocial control.
LinkSocial history.
LinkUnited States.

System Number 000680443
ISBN Link9780742541092 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link0742541096 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link9780742541108 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link074254110X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link9781442226296 (electronic)
Link1442226293 (electronic)

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