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Author Alperen, Martin J., author.

Title Foundations of homeland security : law and policy / Martin J. Alperen, Esq.

Publication Info. Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (512 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Wiley series in homeland and defense security
Wiley series on homeland defense and security.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction-overview-background -- Metacognition and errors in judgment related to decision making in homeland security / Angi English -- Ethical, legal, and social issues in homeland security : what they are and how to address them / Alexander Siedschlag -- Strategic environment -- Extreme right wing ideologues, conservative secession and terrorism / Tobias Gibson and Richard Sterns -- Intelligence gathering -- Department of homeland security -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) -- National security strategy of the United States of America -- National strategy for homeland security -- National strategy for combating terrorism -- Border security -- Critical infrastructure protection -- Cybersecurity legislation and critical infrastructure vulnerabilities / Daniel G. Sofio and Will Carter -- Agriculture and food -- Transportation -- Weapons of mass destruction -- Biodefense and WMD medical countermeasures -- National continuity policy -- Identification issues -- National incident management system and national response framework (NIMS and NRF) -- Preparedness -- Resiliency and a culture of preparedness -- Authority to use military force -- Creating the guardians : the status of homeland security education / Robert Hayhurst and Laura Manning Johnson -- Applying management and organizational theory education to create effective agencies / Judson Freed -- U.S. economic statecraft, homeland security, and the Trans Pacific Partnership / David A. Parker and Daniel G. Sofio -- Deconstructing Latin American security or the four Latin Americas / Pablo Brum -- The power of pop culture in the hands of Isis / Joseph Russo.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject National security -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Emergency management -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Alperen, Martin J. Foundations of homeland security : law and policy. Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2017 Wiley series in homeland and defense security 9781119289111
ISBN 9781119289111 (cloth)
9781119289128 (e-book)

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