From officially sanctioned, high-tech operations to budget spy cameras and cell phone video, this updated and expanded edition of a bestselling handbook reflects the rapid and significant growth of the surveillance industry. The Handbook of Surveillance Technologies, Third Edition is the only comprehensive work to chronicle the background and current applications of the full-range of surveillance technologiesaoffering the latest in surveillance and privacy issues. Cutting-Edgeaupdates its bestselling predecessor with discussions on social media, GPS circuits in cell phones and PDAs, new GIS systems, Google street-viewing technology, satellite surveillance, sonar and biometric surveillance systems, and emerging developments Comprehensiveafrom sonar and biometric surveillance systems to satellites, it describes spy devices, legislation, and privacy issuesafrom their historical origins to current applicationsaincluding recent controversies and changes in the structure of the intelligence community at home and abroad Modularachapters can be read in any orderabrowse as a professional reference on an as-needed basisaor use as a text forSurveillance Studies courses Using a narrative style and more than 950 illustrations, this handbook will help journalists/newscasters, privacy organizations, and civic planners grasp technical aspects while also providing professional-level information for surveillance studies, sociology and political science educators, law enforcement personnel, and forensic trainees. It includes extensive resource information for further study at the end of each chapter. Covers the full spectrum of surveillance systems, including: Radar ac Sonar ac RF/ID ac Satellite ac Ultraviolet ac Infrared ac Biometric ac Genetic ac Animal ac Biochemical ac Computer ac Wiretapping ac Audio ac Cryptologic ac Chemical ac Biological ac X-Ray ac MagneticIn broadcasting, audible sounds are converted into radio signals so they can be transmitted without wires, and then ... private golf courses), yet a tremendous amount of human intelligence is still gathered from monitoring conversations that cananbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Surveillance Technologies, Third Edition|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2012-01-23|