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SOCY 427: Identification, Surveillance and Citizenship

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Book cover of Citizenship and Identity in the Age of Surveillance

Useful Subject Headings

  • Electronic surveillance – social aspects
  • Identification cards
  • Information technology – moral and ethical aspects
  • Information technology – social aspects