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Introduction to homeland security

Author: James D Ramsay; Keith Gregory Logan
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book introduces students to the dynamic and complex enterprise that is homeland security. Using a broad lens, the authors explore key operational and content areas, as well as the practices and policies that are part of an effective homeland security program. With original essays from academics and practitioners, the book includes the breadth of homeland security as it exists today. Topical coverage includes:  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James D Ramsay; Keith Gregory Logan
ISBN: 9780813345987 0813345987 9780813345994 0813345995
OCLC Number: 744287495
Description: xv, 410 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I. Homeland security and organization and administration: a first look at homeland security organization / Keith Gregory Logan; Law and policy in homeland security and emergency management / Emily Bentley; Private sector and homeland security / Michael Chumer --
Part II. Homeland security resources: critical infrastructure protection / Steven D. Hart and James Ramsay; Homeland security intelligence / William J. Lahneman; Defense Support of civil authorities / Bert Tussing; Homeland security technology / Randy Griffith; Environmental security and public health / Terry O'Sullivan and James Ramsay --
Part III. Homeland security strategies: emergency management / Scott Robinson; Strategic communication for homeland security / Gail Fann Thomas; Strategic planning / Samuel H. Clovis, Jr.; American and terrorism in the twenty-first century / George Michael; Terrorism and counterterrorism: defending our communities at the local level / Michael L. Hummel.
Responsibility: edited by Keith Gregory Logan, James D. Ramsay.

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This book, prepared by academics and practitioners, explores the various subjects that comprose the homeland security discipline in a post-9/11 environment, including administration, intelligence,  Read more...
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Praise for Introduction to Homeland Security edited by Keith Gregory Logan and James D. Ramsay "Introduction to Homeland Security provides a unique and practical insight into the strategies, Read more...

 
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