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Automating Inequality

How High-tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor

by Virginia Eubanks

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Automating Inequality
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How High-tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor
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Virginia Eubanks

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Examines the revolutionary changes that have taken place in finance, employment, politics and health and human services since the start of the digital age and discusses how algorithms and statistical models affects civil and human rights and economic equality.

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'Automating Inequality': Algorithms In Public Services Often Fail The Most Vulnerable

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