Michelle Spektor
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Michelle Spektor

Michelle Spektor's research focuses on the social, political and historical dimensions of biometric identification technologies in the context of national identification programs. She is interested in the ways questions about identity and privacy, power and governance, public values and technological progress are negotiated within the implementation of these technologies.

Key words

biometrics; national identification systems; surveillance technologies; technology and politics; history of identification; resistance to technology and technology policy

E-mail

spektor@mit.edu

 

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