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Conclusion

Lokke Moerel

in Binding Corporate Rules: Corporate Self-Regulation of Global Data Transfers

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199662913
eISBN:
9780191746208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662913.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter presents the overall conclusions, looking at issues relating to Binding Corporate Rules, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Data Protection Regulation. It provides recommendations and ... More


Text as Data: Methods Appendix

Justin Grimmer, Sean J. Westwood, and Solomon Messing

in The Impression of Influence: Legislator Communication, Representation, and Democratic Accountability

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162614
eISBN:
9781400852666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162614.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter provides more details about the classification of the nearly 170,000 House press releases used in this study as credit claiming or not. Making use of recent Text as Data ... More


Cloud Privacy Law in the United States and the European Union

Andrea Renda

in Regulating the Cloud: Policy for Computing Infrastructure

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029407
eISBN:
9780262331166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029407.003.0005
Subject:
Computer Science, Programming

This paper reviews the legal framework for data protection in the US and the EU and the attempts made in both jurisdictions to adapt the framework to the challenges posed by cloud computing and the ... More


CCTV and Policing: Public Area Surveillance and Police Practices in Britain

Benjamin J. Goold

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199265145
eISBN:
9780191699023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199265145.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book is the first major published work to present a comprehensive assessment of the impact of CCTV on the police in Britain. Drawing extensively upon empirical research, the volume examines how ... More


Quantified: Biosensing Technologies in Everyday Life

Dawn Nafus (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034173
eISBN:
9780262334549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034173.001.0001
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

Today anyone can purchase technology that can track, quantify, and measure the body and its environment. Wearable or portable sensors detect heart rates, glucose levels, steps taken, water quality, ... More


Obfuscation: A User's Guide for Privacy and Protest

Finn Brunton and Helen Nissenbaum

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262029735
eISBN:
9780262331319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029735.001.0001
Subject:
Information Science, Information Science

This is a book about obfuscation: the production of noise modeled on an existing signal in order to make a collection of data more ambiguous, confusing, harder to exploit, more difficult to act on, ... More


Evolution of Classification and Diagnostic Criteria for Diabetes and Other Forms of Hyperglycemia

Peter H. Bennett

in Diabetes Public Health: From Data to Policy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195317060
eISBN:
9780199871544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195317060.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter focuses on the development of classification and diagnostic criteria for diabetes and other forms of hyperglycemia. It reviews the recommendations of the National Diabetes Data Group ... More


Hermeneutica: Computer-Assisted Interpretation in the Humanities

Geoffrey Rockwell and Stéfan Sinclair

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034357
eISBN:
9780262332064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034357.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The image of the scholar as a solitary thinker dates back at least to Descartes’ Discourse on Method. But scholarly practices in the humanities are changing as older forms of communal inquiry are ... More


Understanding Regulatory and Consumer Interest in the Cloud

Jonathan Cave, Neil Robinson, Svitlana Kobzar, and Helen Rebecca Schindler

in Regulating the Cloud: Policy for Computing Infrastructure

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029407
eISBN:
9780262331166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029407.003.0006
Subject:
Computer Science, Programming

This Chapter presents two frameworks to help understand the range of concerns relative to consumer harm articulated at national and European level in the context of cloud computing. These concerns ... More


Herbert Spencer, the Radical

Thomas Dixon

in The Invention of Altruism: Making Moral Meanings in Victorian Britain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264263
eISBN:
9780191734816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264263.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Aside from Darwin, the writer most commonly associated with evolution in Victorian Britain, and the country’s most famous living philosopher, was the individualistic Herbert Spencer. Spencer ... More


Security and Governance

Nayan B. Ruparelia

in Cloud Computing

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262529099
eISBN:
9780262334129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262529099.003.0005
Subject:
Computer Science, Programming

Security is considered from a holistic perspective: the user of cloud services, the provider, the applications hosted in the cloud and the devices used to access the cloud services. This analysis is ... More


Data-Centric Biology: A Philosophical Study

Sabina Leonelli

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226416335
eISBN:
9780226416502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226416502.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The convergence of new technologies for the production, dissemination and analysis of scientific data and new regulatory regimes has provoked a reshuffling of priorities in research practices and ... More


FDA’s Public Health Imperative: An Increased Role for Active Postmarket Analysis

Efthimios Parasidis

in FDA in the Twenty-First Century: The Challenges of Regulating Drugs and New Technologies

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231171182
eISBN:
9780231540070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171182.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter focuses on current and emerging issues related to post-market analysis of medical products. It argues that the future of the FDA as a public health agency is largely dependent on how ... More


Retention and use of human biological samples: the Guthrie card example

Deirdre Madden

in Ethical and Legal Debates In Irish Healthcare: Confronting complexities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099465
eISBN:
9781526104410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099465.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

The chapter considers the ownership of newborn screening cards (also known as Guthrie cards) and the blood spots retained on them, the role of consent to the use of these cards and relevant data ... More


Data Management: Acquisition, Sharing, and Ownership

Ann Nichols-Casebolt

in Research Integrity and Responsible Conduct of Research

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195378108
eISBN:
9780199932634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378108.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Poor data management puts the researcher at risk for questions about the veracity of his/her findings, undermines any benefit that might be derived from the study, and potentially puts human subject ... More


What's the H in H‐likelihood: A Holy Grail or an Achilles' Heel? *

Xiao‐Li Meng

in Bayesian Statistics 9

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199694587
eISBN:
9780191731921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694587.003.0016
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

H‐likelihood refers to a likelihood function of both fixed parameters and random “unobservables,” such as missing data and latent variables. The method then typically proceeds by maximizing over the ... More


Nonparametric Bayes Regression and Classification Through Mixtures of Product Kernels

David B. Dunson and Abhishek Bhattacharya

in Bayesian Statistics 9

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199694587
eISBN:
9780191731921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694587.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

It is routine in many fields to collect data having a variety of measurement scales and supports. For example, in biomedical studies for each patient one may collect functional data on a biomarker ... More


ELAM, a School for All Nations

John M. Kirk

in Healthcare Without Borders: Understanding Cuban Medical Internationalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061054
eISBN:
9780813051338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061054.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The founding of ELAM is examined and the role of Fidel Castro in its development assessed. The evolution of the Medical School is analysed, and data provided on the number of graduates, the nature of ... More


Conclusion: No Longer the World’s Best-Kept Secret

John M. Kirk

in Healthcare Without Borders: Understanding Cuban Medical Internationalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061054
eISBN:
9780813051338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061054.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This section ties up loose ends, particularly seeking to explain why Cuba has become involved in so many forms of medical internationalism. A variety of motives are examined. The case is made that ... More


Science in the Archives: Pasts, Presents, Futures

Lorraine Daston (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226432229
eISBN:
9780226432533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226432533.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The natural and the human sciences depend on archives just as much as they depend on the laboratory, the observatory, the field, the library, and other sites of research. For sciences that track ... More


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