In this book David Lyon analyses the various contexts of surveillance activity and offers a balanced account of the influence electronic information systems have on the social order today.
…In this timely new contribution, David Lyon argues that such IDs represent a fresh phase in the long-term attempts of modern states to find stable ways of identifying citizens.
New ID systems are “new” because they are high-tech. But their newness is also seen…
This book provides an overview of debates about whether we are entering into a phase of social existence without precedent - the 'information society'. Intended as a bridge between the literatures of 'social theory' and the 'social impact of technology',…
…In this book the surveillance analysis of David Lyon meets the liquid modern world so insightfully dissected by Zygmunt Bauman. Is a dismal future of moment-by-moment monitoring closing in, or are there still spaces of freedom and hope? How do we realize our responsibility…
Covers the fundamentals of risk assessment and emphasizes taking a practical approach in the application of the techniques
Written as a primer for students and employed safety professionals covering the fundamentals of risk assessment and emphasizing…
…Lyon, Christine A. Gustafson, Paul Christopher Manuel
2. How the Theological Priorities of Pope Francis Inform His Policy Goals
Paul Christopher Manuel
3. The First Jesuit Pope: The Contribution of His Jesuit Charism to His Political Views
Katherine Lyon, Hélène Frohard-Dourlent, Paul Fripp, Neil Guppy
Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng, Emily Hannum, Chunping Lu
Marios Vryonides, Spyros Spyrou
Peter A. J. Stevens, Gill Crozier
Table of contents
Amandine Desille, Thomas Lacroix
Part 1. Diversity in the City: A New Paradigm for Integration in a Knowledge-Based Economy
2. Migration Governance in Three European Cities: New Local Paradigms?
Myrte S. Hoekstra, Josef Kohlbacher, Daniel Rauhut
3. Immigrant Rights as an…
…The Failed Bid for Lyon ’68, and France’s Winter Olympics from Grenoble ’68 to Annecy 2018: French Politics, Civil Society and Olympic Mega-Events
Part II. Mega-Events, Environmental Impacts and Sustainable Development
6. The Role of Environmental…