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The Resource A world without privacy : what law can and should do?, edited by Austin Sarat, Amherst College

A world without privacy : what law can and should do?, edited by Austin Sarat, Amherst College

Label
A world without privacy : what law can and should do?
Title
A world without privacy
Title remainder
what law can and should do?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Austin Sarat, Amherst College
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Recent revelations about America's National Security Agency offer a stark reminder of the challenges posed by the rise of the digital age for American law. These challenges refigure the meaning of autonomy and the meaning of the word "social" in an age of new modalities of surveillance and social interaction, as well as new reproductive technologies and the biotechnology revolution. Each of these developments seems to portend a world without privacy, or at least a world in which the meaning of privacy is radically transformed, both as a legal idea and a lived reality. Each requires us to rethink the role that law can and should play in responding to today's threats to privacy. Can the law keep up with emerging threats to privacy? Can it provide effective protection against new forms of surveillance? This book offers some answers to these questions. It considers several different understandings of privacy and provides examples of legal responses to the threats to privacy associated with new modalities of surveillance, the rise of digital technology, the excesses of the Bush and Obama administrations, and the continuing war on terror"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1262
LC item number
.W67 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sarat, Austin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Privacy, Right of
  • Surveillance detection
  • Privacy, Right of
  • Surveillance detection
  • United States
Label
A world without privacy : what law can and should do?, edited by Austin Sarat, Amherst College
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kevin D. Haggerty
  • Afterword: responding to a world without privacy: on the potential merits of a comparative law perspective
  • Ronald Krotoszynski, Jr
  • Four privacy myths
  • Neil Richards
  • The
  • Yes men and the women men don't see
  • Rebecca Tushnet
  • Enough about me: why privacy is about power, not consent (or harm)
  • Lisa M. Austin
  • What's wrong with privacy protections?
Control code
881399646
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 280 pages
Isbn
9781316213698
Lccn
2014023803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881399646
Label
A world without privacy : what law can and should do?, edited by Austin Sarat, Amherst College
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kevin D. Haggerty
  • Afterword: responding to a world without privacy: on the potential merits of a comparative law perspective
  • Ronald Krotoszynski, Jr
  • Four privacy myths
  • Neil Richards
  • The
  • Yes men and the women men don't see
  • Rebecca Tushnet
  • Enough about me: why privacy is about power, not consent (or harm)
  • Lisa M. Austin
  • What's wrong with privacy protections?
Control code
881399646
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 280 pages
Isbn
9781316213698
Lccn
2014023803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881399646

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