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Handbook of Internet Crime [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781843925231Publication details: Uffculme : Willan Publishing, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9781843929338
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Handbook of Internet CrimeDDC classification:
  • 364.168
LOC classification:
  • HV6733
Online resources:
Contents:
Copyright; Contents; List of figures and tables; List of abbreviations; Contributor biographies; Chapter 1 Introduction: the Internet, cybercrime and the challenges of the twenty-first century; Part I Histories and Contexts; Chapter 2 Reinterpreting Internet history; Chapter 3 On the globalisation of crime: the Internet and new criminality; Chapter 4 The Internet and everday life; Chapter 5 Criminalising cyberspace: the rise of the Internet as a 'crime problem'; Chapter 6 Public perceptions and public opinion about Internet crime; Chapter 7 Crime, film and the cybernetic imagination
Chapter 15 The sex industry, regulation and the InternetChapter 16 Online sexual exploitation of children and young people; Chapter 17 Child pornography; Chapter 18 Harm, suicide and homicide in cyberspace: assessing causality and control; Part III Internet Law and Regulation; Chapter 19 The emergence of computer law; Chapter 20 Recent developments in UK cybercrime law; Chapter 21 Recent developments in US Internet law; Chapter 22 Transnational developments in Internet law; Chapter 23 Online surveillance and personal liberty; Part IV Policing the Internet
Chapter 24 Public policing and Internet crimeChapter 25 The private policing of Internet crime; Chapter 26 The virtual neighbourhood watch: netizens in action; Chapter 27 Internet technologies and criminal justice; Chapter 28 Computer forensics and the presentation of evidence in criminal cases; Glossary; Index;
Chapter 8 Fiction, fantasy and transformation in the imaginaries of cybercrime: the novel and afterPart II Forms of Internet Crime; Chapter 9 Hackers, viruses and malicious software; Chapter 10 Terror's web: how the Internet is transforming terrorism; Chapter 11 Cyber-terror: construction, criminalisation and control; Chapter 12 Cyber-protest and civil society: the Internet and action repertoires in social movements; Chapter 13 Intellectual property crime and the Internet: cyber-piracy and 'stealing' information intangibles; Chapter 14 Identity theft and fraud
Summary: An essential reference for scholars and others whose work brings them into contact with managing, policing and regulating online behaviour, the Handbook of Internet Crime emerges at a time of rapid social and technological change. Amidst much debate about the dangers presented by the Internet and intensive negotiation over its legitimate uses and regulation, this is the most comprehensive and ambitious book on cybercrime to date.
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Copyright; Contents; List of figures and tables; List of abbreviations; Contributor biographies; Chapter 1 Introduction: the Internet, cybercrime and the challenges of the twenty-first century; Part I Histories and Contexts; Chapter 2 Reinterpreting Internet history; Chapter 3 On the globalisation of crime: the Internet and new criminality; Chapter 4 The Internet and everday life; Chapter 5 Criminalising cyberspace: the rise of the Internet as a 'crime problem'; Chapter 6 Public perceptions and public opinion about Internet crime; Chapter 7 Crime, film and the cybernetic imagination

Chapter 15 The sex industry, regulation and the InternetChapter 16 Online sexual exploitation of children and young people; Chapter 17 Child pornography; Chapter 18 Harm, suicide and homicide in cyberspace: assessing causality and control; Part III Internet Law and Regulation; Chapter 19 The emergence of computer law; Chapter 20 Recent developments in UK cybercrime law; Chapter 21 Recent developments in US Internet law; Chapter 22 Transnational developments in Internet law; Chapter 23 Online surveillance and personal liberty; Part IV Policing the Internet

Chapter 24 Public policing and Internet crimeChapter 25 The private policing of Internet crime; Chapter 26 The virtual neighbourhood watch: netizens in action; Chapter 27 Internet technologies and criminal justice; Chapter 28 Computer forensics and the presentation of evidence in criminal cases; Glossary; Index;

Chapter 8 Fiction, fantasy and transformation in the imaginaries of cybercrime: the novel and afterPart II Forms of Internet Crime; Chapter 9 Hackers, viruses and malicious software; Chapter 10 Terror's web: how the Internet is transforming terrorism; Chapter 11 Cyber-terror: construction, criminalisation and control; Chapter 12 Cyber-protest and civil society: the Internet and action repertoires in social movements; Chapter 13 Intellectual property crime and the Internet: cyber-piracy and 'stealing' information intangibles; Chapter 14 Identity theft and fraud

An essential reference for scholars and others whose work brings them into contact with managing, policing and regulating online behaviour, the Handbook of Internet Crime emerges at a time of rapid social and technological change. Amidst much debate about the dangers presented by the Internet and intensive negotiation over its legitimate uses and regulation, this is the most comprehensive and ambitious book on cybercrime to date.