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Automating inequality : how high-tech tools profile, police, and punish the poor / Virginia Eubanks

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Hartford City PL - Hartford City 362.56 E (Text) 76051000184236 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1250215781
  • ISBN: 9781250215789
  • Physical Description: 271 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Picador Edition: August 2019
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Picador, 2019

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Includes bibliographical references and index
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: red flags -- From poorhouse to database -- Automating welfare in the heartland -- High-tech homelessness in the city of angels -- The Allegheny algorithm -- The digital poorhouse -- Conclusion: dismantling the digital poorhouse -- Acknowledgments -- Sources and methods -- Endnotes -- Index
Summary, etc.:
"In 'Automating Inequality', Virginia Eubanks systematically investigates the impacts of data mining, policy algorithms, and predictive risk models on poor and working-class people in America." --back cover.
Subject: Poor > Services for > United States > Data processing
Poverty > United States

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