TITLE

Slide toward surveillance society

AUTHOR(S)
Belsie, Laurent
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/26/99, Vol. 91 Issue 63, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on privacy concerns in a `surveillance society.' How technology allows government and corporations to cut fraud and improve security; How data collected from public and private agencies could be used to determine who gets a job or health-insurance policy; Comment of Barry Steinhardt of the American Civil Liberties Union on the notion of living a private life; Image Data planning to build a national database of identification photographs; European Union regulating data collection.
ACCESSION #
1571975

 

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