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The Resource US airport security, Margaret Haerens and Lynn M. Zott, book editors

US airport security, Margaret Haerens and Lynn M. Zott, book editors

Label
US airport security
Title
US airport security
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Haerens and Lynn M. Zott, book editors
Title variation
  • U.S. airport security
  • United States airport security
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the pros and cons of airport security in the United States, including the role of the Transportation Security Administration and profiling practices
Member of
Cataloging source
WiMaMI
Dewey number
363.28/76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 9-12
  • 9-12
Intended audience source
  • Mitinet
  • Mitinet
LC call number
HE9797.4.S4
LC item number
U82 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haerens, Margaret
  • Zott, Lynn M.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Civil rights
  • Imaging systems
  • Airports
  • Airports
  • Airline passenger security screening
  • Critical thinking
  • Aeronautics
Target audience
adolescent
Label
US airport security, Margaret Haerens and Lynn M. Zott, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Does airport security work?: Airport security measures are ineffective and overpriced / Charles C. Mann ; Airport security is critically important and vastly undrerrated / Marc A. Thiessen ; Airport security strategies have the wrong focus / Patrick Smith ; Airport security has improved since 9/11 / Rick Seaney ; True airport security requires rational and effective US foreign policy / Tom Engelhardt ; Airport perimeter security must be strengthened / Daniel Kaufmann --
  • Are passenger screening policies effective?: Passenger screening policies are effective, safe, and respectful of privacy / John S. Pistole ; Passenger screening policies violate privacy and do not ensure security / Noah Shachtman ; Passenger screening policies are efficient and worthwhile / Marcia DeSanctis ; Passenger screening policies are misguided and ineffective / John C. Wohlstetter ; The transportation security administration's intrusions undermine security / Rand Paul ; The passenger screening system protects Americans' civil rights and civil liberties / Robin Kane and Lee Kair ; Passenger screening policies violate religious modesty / Josh Nathan-Kazis --
  • Should profiling be used as a security strategy?: Profiling should be used as a security strategy / Richard A. Epstein ; Profiling is not an effective security strategy / San Fulwood III ; US airport security should be modeled on the Israeli approach / Stephanie Gutmann ; The Israeli approach to airport security may not be appropriate for the United States / Pierre Atlas ; The United States should employ a more intelligent, risk-based profiling strategy / Jonah Goldberg ; The US government focuses more on political correctness than on protecting its citizens / Thomas Sowell ; Investigation and intelligence are more effective than profiling and invasive screening practices / Bruce Schneier --
  • What ongoing issues affect airport security?: Privatizing airport screening would improve security and efficiency / Nick Schulz and Arnold Kling ; Privatizing airport screening would threaten security / Joe Liberman ; Airport screener selection and training must be improved to ensure national security / William John Cox ; The transportation security administration is incompetent and should be disbanded / Anthony Gregory ; The no fly list does not enhance security and should be abolished / Steve Chapman ; Allowing airport screeners to collectively barging would weaken security / James Sherk
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780737760408
Lccn
2012041368
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
47044
Label
US airport security, Margaret Haerens and Lynn M. Zott, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Does airport security work?: Airport security measures are ineffective and overpriced / Charles C. Mann ; Airport security is critically important and vastly undrerrated / Marc A. Thiessen ; Airport security strategies have the wrong focus / Patrick Smith ; Airport security has improved since 9/11 / Rick Seaney ; True airport security requires rational and effective US foreign policy / Tom Engelhardt ; Airport perimeter security must be strengthened / Daniel Kaufmann --
  • Are passenger screening policies effective?: Passenger screening policies are effective, safe, and respectful of privacy / John S. Pistole ; Passenger screening policies violate privacy and do not ensure security / Noah Shachtman ; Passenger screening policies are efficient and worthwhile / Marcia DeSanctis ; Passenger screening policies are misguided and ineffective / John C. Wohlstetter ; The transportation security administration's intrusions undermine security / Rand Paul ; The passenger screening system protects Americans' civil rights and civil liberties / Robin Kane and Lee Kair ; Passenger screening policies violate religious modesty / Josh Nathan-Kazis --
  • Should profiling be used as a security strategy?: Profiling should be used as a security strategy / Richard A. Epstein ; Profiling is not an effective security strategy / San Fulwood III ; US airport security should be modeled on the Israeli approach / Stephanie Gutmann ; The Israeli approach to airport security may not be appropriate for the United States / Pierre Atlas ; The United States should employ a more intelligent, risk-based profiling strategy / Jonah Goldberg ; The US government focuses more on political correctness than on protecting its citizens / Thomas Sowell ; Investigation and intelligence are more effective than profiling and invasive screening practices / Bruce Schneier --
  • What ongoing issues affect airport security?: Privatizing airport screening would improve security and efficiency / Nick Schulz and Arnold Kling ; Privatizing airport screening would threaten security / Joe Liberman ; Airport screener selection and training must be improved to ensure national security / William John Cox ; The transportation security administration is incompetent and should be disbanded / Anthony Gregory ; The no fly list does not enhance security and should be abolished / Steve Chapman ; Allowing airport screeners to collectively barging would weaken security / James Sherk
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780737760408
Lccn
2012041368
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
47044

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