History of Technology and Law
About the Course:
The incredible pace of technological change has changed the world forever. The internet and smartphones, plus cutting edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, drones, virtual/augmented reality and Blockchain/Bitcoin pose fascinating legal and policy challenges. This course will explore issues such as the tension between individual privacy and Silicon Valley business models; the debate between encryption and national security; the role of cybersecurity and hacking; and other key issues framing historical and current approaches to regulating advanced technology.
Upper Division Standing.
Documents:View the course’s GauchoSpace page or the instructor’s page for documents: Steve Zipperstein
Schedule of Courses
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