Big Data, Surveillance and Crisis Management (Routledge by Kees Boersma,Chiara Fonio

By Kees Boersma,Chiara Fonio

Big info, surveillance, predicament administration. 3 principally diversified and richly researched fields, despite the fact that, the interaction among those 3 domain names isn't addressed.


In this enlightening name, the hyperlink among those 3 fields is explored in a consequential order via numerous contributions and sequence of certain and foreign case reports. certainly, while contemplating main issue administration as an "umbrella time period" that covers a few crises and methods of handling them, the reader also will discover the gathering of "big facts" via governmental situation agencies. despite the fact that, this quantity additionally addresses the unintentional outcomes of utilizing such facts. specifically, during the lens of surveillance, one also will examine how the use and abuse of huge facts can simply bring about tracking and controlling the behaviour of individuals suffering from crises. therefore, the reader will eventually subscribe to the authors of their debate of the way great facts in drawback administration should be tested as a political technique regarding questions of strength and transparency.


An enlightening and hugely topical quantity, great facts, Surveillance and problem administration will attract postgraduate scholars and postdoctoral researchers drawn to fields together with Sociology and Surveillance stories, catastrophe and challenge administration, Media stories, Governmentality, employer conception and data Society Studies.

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