The Surveillance Imperative

Author(s): 
Turchetti, Simone
Author(s): 
Roberts, Peder
ISBN: 
9781137438720
Date published: 
September 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Surveillance is a key notion for understanding power and control in the modern world, but it has been curiously neglected by historians of science and technology. Using the overarching concept of the "surveillance imperative," this collection of essays offers a new window on the evolution of the environmental sciences during and after the Cold War.