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Closed horizon

Author: Peter L Lantos
Publisher: [London] : Arcadia Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 2040. Mark Chadwick is a brilliant psychiatrist who is on the verge of a major scientific breakthrough. By combining functional imaging of the brain with computer technology, he can not only predict intentions but also decode human thought processes. It is this discovery which immediately attracts the attention of Robert Dufresne, a senior officer in Home Security who is determined to use this novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Lantos
ISBN: 9781906413972 1906413975
OCLC Number: 798980648
Description: 185 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Peter Lantos.

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The year is 2040. Mark Chadwick is a brilliant psychiatrist who is on the verge of a major scientific breakthrough. By combining functional imaging of the brain with computer technology, he can not only predict intentions but also decode human thought processes. It is this discovery which immediately attracts the attention of Robert Dufresne, a senior officer in Home Security who is determined to use this novel technique in the fight against the enemies of the Surveillance State. As Mark is relentlessly pursued by Dufresne, the changing relationships with his family, friends and colleagues.

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"Chilling projection of the evolution of the national security state and its attendant encroachment on human liberties." -- Publishers Weekly "Publishers Weekly"

 
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