Introduction to Homeland Security

Editor/Author Logan, Keith Gregory and Ramsay, James D.
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Westview Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $29.99
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $44.98
ISBN: 978-0-81-334598-7
Category: Social Sciences - Criminology & Law
Image Count: 40
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

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, emergency management, terrorism and counterterrorism, environmental security, public health, and much more.

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Table of Contents

  • Dedication
  • Introduction
  • Acronyms
  • PART I - The Organization and Administration of Homeland Security
  • Preface
  • CHAPTER 1 - A First Look at the Department of Homeland Security
  • CHAPTER 2 - Homeland Security Law and Policy
  • CHAPTER 3 - Public- and Private-Sector Partnerships in Homeland Security
  • PART II - Homeland Security Resources
  • Preface
  • CHAPTER 4 - Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • CHAPTER 5 - Homeland Security Intelligence
  • CHAPTER 6 - Defense Support of Civil Authorities
  • CHAPTER 7 - Homeland Security Technology
  • CHAPTER 8 - Environmental Security and Public Health
  • PART III - Homeland Security Strategies
  • Preface
  • CHAPTER 9 - Emergency Management
  • CHAPTER 10 - Strategic Communication
  • CHAPTER 11 - Strategic Planning
  • CHAPTER 12 - Terrorism and Counterterrorism
  • CHAPTER 13 - America and Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century
  • CHAPTER 14 - Foundations of Homeland Security Education
  • Epilogue
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Editors and Authors