‘It is all about perceptions’: Closed-circuit television, feelings of safety and perceptions of space – What the people say

@article{Zurawski2010ItIA,
  title={‘It is all about perceptions’: Closed-circuit television, feelings of safety and perceptions of space – What the people say},
  author={Nils Zurawski},
  journal={Security Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={23},
  pages={259-275}
}
Results from a survey conducted in Hamburg in 2006 suggest that closed-circuit television (CCTV) has little to do with manufacturing security/feelings of safety among people. It seems that preceding spatial perceptions have a greater impact on whether a certain space or place is regarded as being unsafe or not. In this paper, I will present data from a quantitative survey that questions the role of feelings of security and how they might impact attitudes about CCTV, and highlight that the… Expand
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