Critical issues in homeland security : a casebook (Libro-e, 2014) [UNH Libraries]
omitir hasta el contenido
Critical issues in homeland security : a casebook Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano

Critical issues in homeland security : a casebook

Autor: James D Ramsay; Linda Ann Kiltz
Editorial: Boulder, CO : Westview Press, [2014] ©2014
Edición/Formato:   Libro-e : Documento : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Resumen:
"Critical Issues in Homeland Security: A Casebook encourages analytical and careful examination of practical homeland security problems through the presentation of contemporary cases involving major state or national events. Case studies demonstrate the complexity of challenges within the domain of homeland security policy and administration. Editors James D. Ramsay and Linda Kiltz carefully curated fourteen cases,  Leer más
Consiguiendo una copia en línea de este material… Consiguiendo una copia en línea de este material…

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

Obtener la ubicación y disponibilidad de este material… Obtener la ubicación y disponibilidad de este material…

WorldCat

Encontrarlo en una biblioteca por todo el mundo
Bibliotecas por todo el mundo tienen este material

Detalles

Género/Forma: Electronic books
Case studies
Formato físico adicional: Print version:
Critical issues in homeland security.
(DLC) 2013029846
Tipo de material: Documento, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento Recurso internet, Archivo de computadora
Todos autores / colaboradores: James D Ramsay; Linda Ann Kiltz
ISBN: 0813348285 9780813348285 9780429962547 0429962541
Número OCLC: 899278081
Descripción: 1 online resource (xiv, 368 pages .)
Contenido: Foreword; Acronyms; Illustrations; Introduction; PART I: LEGAL AND POLICY CHALLENGES IN HOMELAND SECURITY; 1. Law and Policy; Case 1.1 The Use of Drones in Counterterrorism: The Case of Anwar al-Awlaki; Case 1.2 Presidential Declaration of Disaster Decisions: The Case of Turndowns; 2. Terrorism; Case 2.1 The 1993 World Trade Center Bombing: A Success or a Failure for the FBI?; Case 2.2 Terrorist or Ecosaboteur? The Case of Briana Waters; 3. Environmental Security; Case 3.1 Arctic Security: Oil, Polar Bears, Melting Ice Caps, and US National Security. Case 3.2 The Impact of Hurricane Katrina on the Environmental Security of the US Gulf Coast Region and BeyondPART II: OPERATIONAL CHALLENGES IN HOMELAND SECURITY; 4. Intelligence; Case 4.1 The Attack on Mumbai, India; Case 4.2 Using a Principal Agent in Intelligence Collection in Afghanistan; 5. Critical Infrastructure Protection; Case 5.1 Catastrophic Pendemic: Cases in Ethical Decision-Making; Case 5.2 The Impact of Cyber-Security on Critical Infrastructure Protection: The Advanced Persistent Threat; 6. Transportation Security; 6.1 The Howard Street Tunnel Fire (Baltimore). Case 6.2 The Impact of the 9/11 World Trade Center Attack on Transportation7. Emergency Management; Case 7.1 The San Bruno Gas Pipeline Explosion; Case 7.2 Lessons Learned from the 2010 Haiti Earthquake; Conclusion; Further Resources; Acknowledgments; About the Editors and Authors; Index.
Responsabilidad: edited by James D. Ramsay, Linda A. Kiltz.

Resumen:

An essential casebook that critically examines real-life situations in homeland security-including terrorism, emergency management, and environmental security-to better understand the theories and  Leer más
Recuperando notas sobre este material Recuperando notas sobre este material

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

Praise for Critical Issues in Homeland Security by eds. James Ramsay and Linda A. Kiltz "Critical Issues in Homeland Security provides a comprehensive, practical framework and approach for helping Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.
Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.