Controlling Knowledge: Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection in a Networked World
by Lorna Stefanick
Publisher: AU Press 2011
Number of pages: 264
Who controls our access to information, and who decides what others have a right to know about us? In Controlling Knowledge, author Lorna Stefanick offers a thought-provoking and user-friendly overview of the regulatory regime that currently governs freedom of information and the protection of privacy.
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by Toby Mendel et al. - UNESCO
This book identifies the relationship between freedom of expression and Internet privacy, assessing where they support each other in different circumstances. The book maps out the issues in the current regulatory landscape of Internet privacy ...
by Suelette Dreyfus - Mandarin
The author uncovered one of this country's best kept secrets and in doing so has created a highly intense and enjoyable read. The book is an overview of some computer intrusion incidents and describes the persons behind them.
by Whitfield Diffie, Susan Landau - The MIT Press
An insightful study of privacy and security in telecommunications for a post-9/11, post-Patriot Act world. Authors strip away the hype surrounding the policy debate over privacy to examine the national security, commercial and civil liberties issues.
by N. Richard Wagner - Univ. of Texas San Antonio
Indeed, what if crime were impossible? This book explores technological possibilities for society, including controversial techniques like computer surveillance and tracking, and sophisticated identification of individuals.