Privacy: The Debate in the United States Since 1945 / Edition 1

Privacy: The Debate in the United States Since 1945 / Edition 1

by Philippa Strum, Strum
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155018809

ISBN-13: 9780155018808

Pub. Date: 12/02/1997

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Providing a historical overview of current privacy issues, PRIVACY IN THE U.S. approaches its subject in a scholarly and accessible manner. The text contains chapters on genetic testing, personal information in databases, sexual privacy, the criminal justice system, and coverage of relevant Supreme Court cases and rulings.  See more details below

Overview

Providing a historical overview of current privacy issues, PRIVACY IN THE U.S. approaches its subject in a scholarly and accessible manner. The text contains chapters on genetic testing, personal information in databases, sexual privacy, the criminal justice system, and coverage of relevant Supreme Court cases and rulings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155018808
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/02/1997
Series:
Harbrace Books on America since 1945
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.33(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments. 1. Introduction. 2. Privacy in the age of Genetic Information. 3. The Insecurity of Social Security Numbers. 4. The Records of One's Life. 5. Bodily Privacy and Integrity. 6. Privacy and the Criminal Justice System. 7. Big Brother Really is Watching You. 8. Privacy in the Workplace. 9. Is Privacy Dead? Bibliographical Essay.

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