LIO Vanesa Gisela
The urban Panopticon
Cambio. Rivista sulle trasformazioni sociali
Universita degli Studi di Firenze
Lugar: Firenze; Año: 2014
In recent years, the use of closed circuit television (cctv) for surveillance, historically restricted to the private sector, has shown a shift towards the public sector, being implemented in the framework of public policies on crime prevention and social control. This paper analyzes how the presence of video cameras and the diffusion of its images through the mass media impact on the construction of a particular geography of the city and its inhabitants.