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Title Combating terrorism : how prepared are state and local response organizations? / Lois M. Davis [and others].

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : RAND National Defense Research Institute, 2006.


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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 167 pages) : illustrations
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Note "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-167).
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- ch. 2. Preparedness activities -- ch. 3. Organizations' views about funding needs and relationships between perceived threat, funding, and preparedness -- ch. 4. Conclusions -- Appendix. A. Comparison of distribution of funding and support and preparedness activities -- B. Participation in federally sponsored programs since 9/11 -- C. Weighting and sampling design -- D. The survey instrument -- E. Survey III of federal preparedness programs for combating terrorism : fire department instrument.
Summary This book presents the results of the third and final wave of a national survey to elicit assessments of state and local response agencies of the activities they have undertaken after 9/11 to respond to terrorist-related incidents and of federal programs intended to improve preparedness and readiness for terrorism.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Civil defense -- United States -- Evaluation.
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention -- Evaluation.
Emergency management -- United States -- Evaluation.
Protection civile -- États-Unis -- Évaluation.
Terrorisme -- États-Unis -- Prévention -- Évaluation.
Gestion des situations d'urgence -- États-Unis -- Évaluation.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Terrorism.
Emergency management -- Evaluation. (OCoLC)fst00908511
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Davis, Lois M.
Advisory Panel to Assess Domestic Response Capabilities for Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction (U.S.)
United States. Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense.
National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
Other Form: Print version: Combating terrorism. Santa Monica, CA : RAND National Defense Research Institute, 2006 9780833037381 0833037382 (DLC) 2006034901 (OCoLC)74029353
ISBN 9780833042392 (electronic bk.)
0833042394 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000051319375
DEBBG BV043108519
DEBSZ 42215931X
GBVCP 1008649988
GBVCP 802401856
NZ1 14239751

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