Department of Sociology

SOC444 SOCIOLOGY OF SURVEILLANCE

Course Code: 2320444
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr ÇAĞATAY TOPAL
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

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Course Content

Overview of surveillance theories from a sociological perspective; surveillance and modernity; surveillance and postmodernity; surveillance in different social contexts; current trends in surveillance; relation of surveillance to globalization, immigration, communication and information technologies; political economy of surveillance.

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