[Overseers of the Poor Surveillance Resistance and the Limits of Privacy Chicago Series in Law and Society] Pdf Ü John Gilliom
Urveillance in the popular media is that in the media s rush to uote a privacy advocate on the latest loss to to uote a privacy advocate on the latest loss to we the media s rush to uote a privacy advocate on the latest loss to privacy we ever hear about what must be one of the most important issues of all the ongoing shifts of power and omination inherent in the tooling and retooling of surveillance programs p 12. It prevents them from being good parents Ultimately Overseers of the Poor Overcoming the Archon Through Alchemy demonstrates the need to reconceive not just our understanding of the surveillance privacyebate but also the broader realms of language participation and the politics of rightsWe all know that our lives are being watched than ever before As we struggle to understand and confront this new order Gilliom argues we need to spend less time new order Gilliom argues we need to spend less time about privacy rights legislatures and courts of law and time talking about power omination and the ongoing struggles of everyday peop. ,
Strong book showing a bit of Appallachia I would have liked a little bit from the welfare clients a central thought in a lot of today s ata protection and privacy iscussion is that privacy should not become a right of the rich ive read this work with that privacy should not become a right of the rich ive read this work with lot of interest for my phd thesis we #will see if In Overseers of the Poor John Gilliom confronts the everyday politics of surveillance by exploring the #see if In Overseers of the Poor John Gilliom confronts the everyday politics of surveillance by exploring the and words of those who know it best the watched Arguing that the current public conversation about surveillance and privacy rights is rife with political and conceptual failings Gilliom goes beyond the critics and analysts to add fresh voices insights and perspectives This powerful book lets us in on the conversations of low income mothers from Appalachian Ohio as they talk about the welfare bureaucracy and its remarkably advanced surveillanc. Will work it into chapter four or five great in epth work about poverty power the in epth work about poverty power the and surveillance This book is perhaps uniue in that Gilliom privileges the perspectives and experiences #of the surveilled in this case welfare mothers One of the most surprising things about the ongoing #the surveilled in this case welfare mothers One of the most
"surprising things about the ongoing of E system In their struggle to care for their families these women are "things about the ongoing of E system In their struggle to care for their families these women are and assessed through a vast network of supercomputers caseworkers fraud control agents and even grocers and neighbors In epth interviews show that these women focus less on the right to privacy than on a critiue of surveillance that lays bare the personal and political conflicts with which they live And while they have little interest in conventional forms of politics we see widespread patterns of everyday resistance as they subvert the surveillance regime when they feel.