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The use of surveillance technologies in planning enforcement

Harris, Neil ORCID: 2015. The use of surveillance technologies in planning enforcement. Planning Practice and Research 30 (5) , pp. 528-547. 10.1080/02697459.2015.1076133

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This article explores the use of surveillance technologies in planning enforcement. Using literature from surveillance studies, it explores the use of well-established and more recent ‘surveillance technologies’, including aerial photography, closed-circuit television and the Street View function in Google Maps. The article identifies the varying use of these technologies in planning enforcement and explains the reasons for this using concepts derived from surveillance studies.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Geography and Planning (GEOPL)
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
Additional Information: This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons AttributionNonCommercial-NoDerivativesLicense (,which permitsnoncommercial re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, and is not altered, transformed, or built upon in any way.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
ISSN: 0269-7459
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 30 March 2016
Date of Acceptance: 14 July 2015
Last Modified: 05 May 2023 19:17

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