Everyday Surveillance: Vigilance and Visibility in Postmodern Life

Everyday Surveillance: Vigilance and Visibility in Postmodern Life

by William G. Staples

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780742541092
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 10/18/2013
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 251
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

William G. Staples is professor of sociology and founding director of the Surveillance Studies Research Center at the University of Kansas. He is author or editor of several books, including the Encyclopedia of Privacy and Castles of Our Consciousness, both CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles, and Power, Profits, and Patriarchy, winner of an American Sociological Association Section Book Award.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
1. Everyday Surveillance
2. The Scaffold, the Penitentiary, And Beyond
3. The Gaze and Its Compulsions
4. Bodily Intrusions
5. WIRED.I.AM: The Digital Life 2.0
6. The Anatomy of Visibility
Selected References
About the Author

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