1984 is Already Here
Tags: crime/law/deviance, foucault, 1984, big brother, disciplinary society, orwell, panopticon, police, privacy, surveillance, 00 to 05 mins
Summary: This is a CNN video on the expansion of security cameras in major US cities, with a heavy focus on NYC. It explores the issues of crime deterrence vs. privacy, and is an excellent video to introduce Foucault's concepts of the Panopticon, Surveillance, and Disciplinary Society.
Added By: Paul Dean
6/8/2013 10:08:07 pm
This article from The Chronicle, "Why Privacy Matters Even if You Have 'Nothing to Hide'," would be a nice companion reading to pair with this video: https://chronicle.com/article/Why-Privacy-Matters-Even-if/127461/
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