336 pp., 6 x 9.25, 10 tables, appends., notes, index
Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-5749-6
Published: July 2009
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-6405-0
Published: November 2000
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Originally published in 1995.
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About the Author
Priscilla M. Regan is assistant professor of public affairs at George Mason University.
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“A most important contribution to one of the key contemporary information ethics issues.”--Journal of Information Ethics
"Recommended to an educated general audience."--Library Journal
"Highly recommended to all individuals and institutions with an interest in information policy studies in general or privacy issues in particular."--Journal of Government Information
"The first political-science analysis of privacy-protection politics in the United States over the past three decades. . . . Regan has brightly illuminated contemporary political contests over new-technology threats to privacy and efforts (both successful and unsuccessful) at enacting new privacy protections."--Alan F. Westin, Columbia University