Jamileh Kadivar is a freelance journalist and political analyst. She holds an MA in Social Media from the University of Westminster and a PhD is in Political Science from the University of Tehran. She used to be a lecturer in the Women and Family Studies department in Alzahra University in Tehran.
Government Surveillance and Counter-Surveillance on Social and Mobile Media: The Case of Iran (2009)ArticlesHuman history has witnessed varied surveillance and counter-surveillance activities from time immemorial. Human beings could not surveille others effectively and accurately without the technology of their era. Technology is a tool that can empower both people and governments. The outcomes are different based on the users’ intentions and aims. 2,500 years ago, Sun Tzu noted that ‘If you know...Read more