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The Resource Tug of war : surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state, Jocelyn Wills

Tug of war : surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state, Jocelyn Wills

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Tug of war : surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state
Title
Tug of war
Title remainder
surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state
Statement of responsibility
Jocelyn Wills
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wills, Jocelyn
Dewey number
355/.033
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ5588
LC item number
.W557 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Carleton library series
Series volume
242
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Security, International
  • Space security
  • Defense contracts
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Capitalism
  • Capitalism
  • Defense contracts
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Security, International
  • Space security
Label
Tug of war : surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state, Jocelyn Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : satellites and surveillance capitalism -- "A permanent state of 'Cold War'" : preparing the environment, 1940-1968 -- "Our knowledge is in the holes" : software consulting and the sweat-equity formula, 1968-1977 -- "Innovation in a cold climate" : remote sensing and the government contracting paradigm, 1971-1980 -- "Two things went wrong at once" : financial crises, mythical man-months, and the near-death experience, 1975-1981 -- "Unscrambling the mess" : financial restructuring, management discipline, and the military contracting formula, 1981-1987 -- "The systems vision was too hard" : investor strategies, product development, and the demise of the manufacturing vision, 1982-1988 -- "One amorphous mass" : systems integration, strategic planning, and the search for liquidity, 1988-1993 -- "This company will be sold" : MDA's public offering, Orbital's acquisition, and the dot-com bust, 1993-2001 -- "Shades of grey" : 11 September 2001, the homeland security bubble, and Canada's sovereignty imbroglio, 2001-2008 -- "A lucky escape" : the great recession, property information divestment, and the acquisition of a critical mass in satellite manufacturing, 2009-2012 -- Conclusion: "Unseen, in the background" : a view from the security state
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 500 pages
Isbn
9780773550476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3115033
  • (OCoLC)982389677
  • (OCoLC)ocn982389677
  • 3113965
  • 3115033
Label
Tug of war : surveillance capitalism, military contracting, and the rise of the security state, Jocelyn Wills
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : satellites and surveillance capitalism -- "A permanent state of 'Cold War'" : preparing the environment, 1940-1968 -- "Our knowledge is in the holes" : software consulting and the sweat-equity formula, 1968-1977 -- "Innovation in a cold climate" : remote sensing and the government contracting paradigm, 1971-1980 -- "Two things went wrong at once" : financial crises, mythical man-months, and the near-death experience, 1975-1981 -- "Unscrambling the mess" : financial restructuring, management discipline, and the military contracting formula, 1981-1987 -- "The systems vision was too hard" : investor strategies, product development, and the demise of the manufacturing vision, 1982-1988 -- "One amorphous mass" : systems integration, strategic planning, and the search for liquidity, 1988-1993 -- "This company will be sold" : MDA's public offering, Orbital's acquisition, and the dot-com bust, 1993-2001 -- "Shades of grey" : 11 September 2001, the homeland security bubble, and Canada's sovereignty imbroglio, 2001-2008 -- "A lucky escape" : the great recession, property information divestment, and the acquisition of a critical mass in satellite manufacturing, 2009-2012 -- Conclusion: "Unseen, in the background" : a view from the security state
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 500 pages
Isbn
9780773550476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3115033
  • (OCoLC)982389677
  • (OCoLC)ocn982389677
  • 3113965
  • 3115033

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