Sovereign Data in International Relations

Timothy Stevens

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In the wake of Edward Snowden's leak of NSA secrets, surveillance, privacy and the nature of information have dominated headlines. Thesigers has been toying with the notion of "sovereign data" for a while, and the atmosphere is clearly ripe for a more focused exploration of its meaning. We asked leading scholars to engage critically with the concept. In this first essay in a series, Tim Stevens reminds us that these basics of international relations have been in flux for some time.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)N/A
JournalCurrent Intelligence
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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