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Alfred McCoy

Alfred McCoy

Alfred McCoy holds the Harrington Chair in History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His 2009 book Policing America's Empire won the Kahin Prize from the Association for Asian Studies. In 2012, Yale University awarded him the Wilbur Cross Medal for work as "one of the world's leading historians of Southeast Asia and an expert on ... international political surveillance."

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Alfred McCoy

Alfred McCoy

Alfred McCoy holds the Harrington Chair in History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His 2009 book Policing America's Empire won the Kahin Prize from the Association for Asian Studies. In 2012, Yale University awarded him the Wilbur Cross Medal for work as "one of the world's leading historians of Southeast Asia and an expert on ... international political surveillance."

Other articles by this author

2017 0907surveillance cat

Enforcing Empire Through a Global Surveillance State

By Alfred McCoy, Haymarket Books | Book Excerpt