UK Information Commissioner reports to Parliament on the state of surveillance

based on an update report on developments since 2006 authored by SSN members. His report includes the SSN-authored ‘An Update to a report on the surveillance society’, on which it is based. read more

Surveillance and Society in the News

The research by Mike McCahill and Rachel Finn on surveillance in schools, published in the lastested edition of Surveillance and Society, was reported in the the UKs Daily Telegraph newspaper on July 7th 2010. The full article can be read here: The Social impact of Surveillance in Three UK Schools: Angels, Devils and Teen Mums

A Report on the Surveillance Society

Members of Surveillance Studies Network recently produced “A Report on the Surveillance Society”, for the UK Information Commissioner.

You can download:

The Full Report
The Summary Report
The Public Discussion Document designed to stimulate public discussion
The Appendices, including contribution Expert Reports

For those interested, but not familiar with the subject, we wrote the SSN introduction to the Surveillance Society.

Charity reports

Annual report and accounts 2007

Annual report and accounts 2008

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