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The Resource Homeland security, Myra Immell, book editor

Homeland security, Myra Immell, book editor

Label
Homeland security
Title
Homeland security
Statement of responsibility
Myra Immell, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher's Website: The At Issue series includes a wide range of opinion on a single controversial subject. Each volume includes primary and secondary sources from a variety of perspectives-eyewitnesses, scientific journals, government officials and many others. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to future research
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.3250973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.H6614 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Immell, Myra
Series statement
At issue. National security
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National security
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • National security
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Homeland security, Myra Immell, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- 1: REAL ID will enhance U S security / Richard C Barth -- 2: REAL ID will not make Americans safer / Jim Harper -- 3: New regulations will increase the security and efficiency of air travel / Michael Chertoff and Kip Hawley -- 4: U S airport security measures are ineffective and purely symbolic / Jeffrey Goldberg -- 5: Expanding the Visa waiver program will enhance national security / Daniel Griswold -- 6: Expansion of the Visa waiver program poses a threat to homeland security / Michael Cutler -- 7: Terrorist threat to the U S is exaggerated / George C Fidas -- 8: Terrorism is a persistent and evolving threat to U S security / Michael Chertoff -- 9: Border fencing is crucial to ensure American security / Duncan Hunter -- 10: Border fencing is bad policy / Melanie Mason -- 11: U S immigration laws are being enforced fairly / Gary E Mead -- 12: U S immigration laws are not being enforced fairly / Jennifer Bennett -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780737744217
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009024281
System control number
  • ocn317921187
  • (OCoLC)317921187
Label
Homeland security, Myra Immell, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- 1: REAL ID will enhance U S security / Richard C Barth -- 2: REAL ID will not make Americans safer / Jim Harper -- 3: New regulations will increase the security and efficiency of air travel / Michael Chertoff and Kip Hawley -- 4: U S airport security measures are ineffective and purely symbolic / Jeffrey Goldberg -- 5: Expanding the Visa waiver program will enhance national security / Daniel Griswold -- 6: Expansion of the Visa waiver program poses a threat to homeland security / Michael Cutler -- 7: Terrorist threat to the U S is exaggerated / George C Fidas -- 8: Terrorism is a persistent and evolving threat to U S security / Michael Chertoff -- 9: Border fencing is crucial to ensure American security / Duncan Hunter -- 10: Border fencing is bad policy / Melanie Mason -- 11: U S immigration laws are being enforced fairly / Gary E Mead -- 12: U S immigration laws are not being enforced fairly / Jennifer Bennett -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780737744217
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009024281
System control number
  • ocn317921187
  • (OCoLC)317921187

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