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  • Louise Amoore Professor of Political Geography Durham University Thumbnail Img 5269

Louise Amoore is Professor of Political Geography at Durham University, UK. She works on the politics of technology, with a special interest in machine learning, algorithmic systems, and biometrics. She is author of ‘Cloud Ethics: Algorithms and the Attributes of Ourselves and Others’ (Duke University Press, 2020), and ‘The Politics of Possibility: Risk and Security Beyond Probability’ (Duke University Press, 2013). She is currently leading an ERC advanced grant on ‘Algorithmic Societies: Ethical Life in the Machine Learning Age’ (2020-25).

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