A Review Essay of American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What to Do About It by Jennifer Stisa Granick (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017) & Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission by Barry Friedman (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017)

10 Pages Posted: 28 Jul 2017 Last revised: 7 Sep 2017

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Christopher J. Coyne

George Mason University - Department of Economics; George Mason University - Mercatus Center

Date Written: July 25, 2017

Abstract

This essay is a joint review of Jennifer Stisa Granick's, American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What To Do About It, and Barry Friedman's, Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission.

Keywords: American Spies, Unwarranted, Policing, Surveillance, Police State, Patriot Act

Suggested Citation

Coyne, Christopher J., A Review Essay of American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What to Do About It by Jennifer Stisa Granick (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017) & Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission by Barry Friedman (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017) (July 25, 2017). GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-32, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3008845 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3008845

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