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Spying, once the province of the KGB, CIA, and MI5, has become part of everyday life and a multi-billion dollar industry. Governments routinely trawl our emails and CCTV cameras follow us on every street, while state databases of our DNA become larger all the time. This book shows the extent to which Big Brother is watching us all.

Robin Tudge is a freelance journalist and
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Paperback, 144 pages
Published March 22nd 2011 by New Internationalist
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Kariann
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This is a fairly alarmist book and focuses far more attention to government surveillance (Big Brother) over the more covert forms such as customer tracking (also known as Little Brother). I'd suggest reading this alongside the last third of Sherry Turkle's Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age where she talks about the effects of surveillance on mental health and intellectual freedom.
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Big Brother is watching. This book will tell you how.
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