Table of Contents

  1. 8.1 Aims and objectives of the Unit
  2. 8.2 Introduction
  3. 8.3 Researching the Impact of Security Technologies
    1. 8.3.1 Empirical Research
    2. 8.3.1.1 Quasi-Experimental Evaluation
    3. 8.3.1.2 Realistic Evaluation
    4. 8.3.2 Qualitative Evaluation
    5. 8.3.3 Theorising on the Impact of Security Technologies
  4. 8.4 Surveillance and CCTV
    1. 8.4.2 CCTV effectiveness and Context
    2. 8.4.3 How CCTV operates
    3. 8.4.3.1 Diversity
    4. 8.4.3.2 The Human Mediation of Technology
    5. 8.4.3.3 The Surveillance Web
    6. 8.4.4.4 Exclusion
    7. 8.4.4 Perception of CCTV
  5. 8.5 Biometrics
    1. 8.5.2 Prevalence of Biometrics
    2. 8.5.3 The Impact of Biometrics
  6. 8.6 Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technology
    1. 8.6.2 Electronic Monitoring of Offenders
    2. 8.6.3 Growth of Electronic Monitoring
    3. 8.6.4 The effectiveness of electronic monitoring
  7. 8.7 Integrating Security Technologies
  8. 8.8 Summary
  9. 8.9 Guide to Reading
  10. 8.10 Study Questions
  11. References