Chapter (in Edited Book) ()
Murakami Wood D & Webster CWR (2011) The Normality of Living in Surveillance Societies. In: van der Hof S, Groothuis MM (ed.). Innovating Government: Normative, Policy and Technological Dimensions of Modern Government. Information Technology and Law Series, 20, The Hague, The Netherlands: T.M.C. Asser Press, pp. 151-164.
It is increasingly argued that contemporary capitalist nations have become 'surveillance societies' in which surveillance related activities are embedded as the core mode of organization, production and societal order (Lyon 1994, 2001, 2007). But what does it mean to live in a surveillance society and what economic, political and social relations are produced? These are the key questions addressed in this chapter.
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|Editor||van der Hof S, Groothuis MM|
|Authors||Murakami Wood David, Webster C William R|
|Title of series||Information Technology and Law Series|
|Number in series||20|
|Publisher||T.M.C. Asser Press|
|Place of publication||The Hague, The Netherlands|
|ISSN of series||1570-2782|