Panoptic Dreams: Streetscape Video Surveillance in Canada

Panoptic Dreams: Streetscape Video Surveillance in Canada

By: Sean P. Hier (author)Hardback

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Panoptic Dreams will appeal to anyone interested in the issues of surveillance and crime control, and it will help academics, privacy advocates, and community-based groups assess the strengths and weaknesses of streetscape surveillance systems.

About Author

Sean P. Hier is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Victoria.


Part 1: Streetscape Monitoring Programs in Canada 1 Introduction 2 Establishing Streetscape Monitoring Programs Part 2: The Rise of Streetscape Monitoring Programs 3 Monitoring Programs in French Canada 4 Sudbury's Lions Eye in the Sky 5 Kelowna and the Constitutional Debate about Public-Area Video Surveillance 6 London's Downtown Camera Project Part 3: The Spread of Streetscape Monitoring Programs 7 The Expansion of Streetscape Monitoring Programs 8 Thwarted Efforts to Establish Streetscape Monitoring Programs 9 Thunder Bay's Eye on the Street 10 Panoptic Dreams: Arguments, Implications, and Recommendations Appendices Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774818711
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780774818711
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 0774818719

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