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Westin, Alan F.

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Works: 127 works in 492 publications in 2 languages and 18,337 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Caricatures and cartoons  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Other
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Publications about Alan F Westin
Publications by Alan F Westin
Publications by Alan F Westin, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Alan F Westin
Privacy and freedom by Alan F Westin( Book )
37 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 1,602 libraries worldwide
In defining privacy as "the claim of individuals, groups, or institutions to determine for themselves when, how, and to what extent information about them is communicated," Privacy and Freedom (1967) laid the philosophical groundwork for current debates about technology and personal freedom, and is considered a foundational text in the field of privacy law
Freedom now! ; The civil-rights struggle in America by Alan F Westin( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Individual rights in the corporation : a reader on employee rights ( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Databanks in a free society; computers, record-keeping, and privacy; report by Project on Computer Databanks (National Academy of Sciences)( Book )
29 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 965 libraries worldwide
The uses of power; 7 cases in American politics by Alan F Westin( Book )
13 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
Whistle blowing : loyalty and dissent in the corporation ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 898 libraries worldwide
Politics and government in the United States by Alan F Westin( Book )
44 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
The Supreme Court : views from inside by Alan F Westin( Book )
10 editions published between 1961 and 1983 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
An autobiography of the Supreme Court : off-the-bench commentary by the justices by Alan F Westin( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Includes writings by John Jay, John Marshall, Joseph Story, John Marshall Harlan, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Charles Evans Hughes, Felix Frankfurter, Robert H. Jackson, Ear Warren, William J. Brennan, Jr., William O. Douglas, and Hugo Black, among others
The third branch of Government; 8 cases in constitutional politics by C. Herman Pritchett( Book )
8 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Views of America by Alan F Westin( Book )
7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Information technology in a democracy by Alan F Westin( Book )
15 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and German and held by 665 libraries worldwide
The trial of Martin Luther King by Alan F Westin( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Politics in the Soviet Union; 7 cases by Alexander Dallin( Book )
13 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Computers, health records, and citizen rights by Alan F Westin( Book )
32 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
This is a report of an interdisciplinary team which: (1) examined the literature from medicine and health, law, computing, and social science; (2) conducted interviews with manufacturers, developers, health professionals, consumers, and public interest groups; (3) made site visits to health organizations using computers; (4) corresponded with health organizations; and (5) subjected the initial draft report to review by experts. Findings are in four parts: (1) description of medical data and citizen rights in three areas--primary health care, service payers, and health care reviewers, and social uses of health data; (2) patterns of computerization in health care in the three above areas; (3) profiles of six health-care organizations; and (4) the impact of computerization on health records, including a comparison of American progress in health care automation with experiences of six other democratic nations, and 12 management principles for health care data systems. An extensive bibliography and appendices of supporting documents are included. (Author/DAG)
The Dimensions of privacy : a national opinion research survey of attitudes toward privacy by Louis Harris and Associates( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
This report of a Louis Harris poll on national opinions toward privacy includes the questions asked of each respondent and the responses given in categories related to age, sex, employment, income, and other factors. There are chapters on privacy and the individual; personal privacy in relation to governmental and business institutions; privacy intensive industries including employment, credit, doctors and hospitals, the news media, government, and computers; privacy in the future; privacy and future legislation; and the concept of alienation in privacy. (Tj)
The centers of power; 3 cases in American National Government by Alan F Westin( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Getting angry six times a week : a portfolio of political cartoons : 14 major cartoonists ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Resolving employment disputes without litigation by Alan F Westin( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Politics in Europe; 5 cases in European government by Gwendolen Margaret Carter( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Westin American academic
Westin, Alan.
Westin, Alan 1929-
Westin, Alan F. 1929-2013
Westin, Alan Furman.
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Languages
English (277)
German (1)
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