Story Archive

  1. December 2, 2011

    One PhD stipend, funded through grants received from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRCC), and beginning in September 2012, is available in the Department of Political Science, University of Victoria

  2. November 30, 2011

    The New Transparency research project seeks to fill one post-doctoral fellow position, starting summer 2012 based in the Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta.

  3. November 28, 2011

    ISA Forum in Buenos Aires, Argentina August 1-4 2012. As usual, there will be a session on surveillance within the Research Committee 23 on the Sociology of Science and Technology. Abstract deadline is 15 December 2011.

  4. October 3, 2011

    (Un)Lawful Access: Experts Line Up Against Online Spying

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  5. June 8, 2011

    Canadian Review of Sociology

    Special Issue: Surveillance and Security

    Guest Editors: David Lyon, David Murakami Wood (Queen's University)

  6. May 5, 2011

    Congratulations to Torin Monahan, whose book Surveillance in the Time of Insecurity is the winner of this year’s inaugural SSN Book Prize!

  7. April 29, 2011

    Open Issue, featuring articles, opinion pieces, book reviews, and a special debate section on privacy.

  8. April 28, 2011

    Congratulations to Colin Bennett and Kevin Haggerty on their new book Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events, published by Taylor & Francis.

  9. April 6, 2011

    Postdoctoral Fellowship in Surveillance and Security: “Exploring U.S. Department of Homeland Security Fusion Centers.”

    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

  10. January 20, 2011

    Marketing, Consumption and Surveillance, edited by Jason Pridmore and Detlev Zwick