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Westin, Alan F.

Overview
Works: 125 works in 491 publications in 2 languages and 18,348 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Caricatures and cartoons  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Other
Classifications: KF1262, 347.9973
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Most widely held works about Alan F Westin
 
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 1,601 WorldCat member 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 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Individual rights in the corporation : a reader on employee rights( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member 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 967 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistle blowing : loyalty and dissent in the corporation( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Supreme Court : views from inside by Alan F Westin( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1983 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member 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 786 WorldCat member 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 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views of America by Alan F Westin( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member 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 666 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member 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 571 WorldCat member 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 519 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resolving employment disputes without litigation by Alan F Westin( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member 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 (278)

German (1)