By Amos N. Guiora
With the ten-year anniversary of 9-11 now in the back of us, one severe query persists. Have rules enacted to guard us from terrorist assaults really made us more secure, or have they in basic terms mollified the involved public with a fake experience of protection? Homeland defense: what's It and the place we're Going combines specialist stories, own reflections, and educational scholarship to supply a practical evaluation of present coverage effectiveness.
Amos Guiora’s heritage makes him uniquely certified to handle this factor. He was once the pass judgement on suggest for the Israel safety Forces domestic entrance Command and the criminal consultant to a congressionally mandated activity strength charged with growing America’s fatherland protection process lower than the auspices of the Committee on place of birth protection.
- Provides views from a large array of people all for fatherland security
- Suggests how one can prioritize restricted resources
- Demonstrates the shortcoming of common consensus concerning the definitions of place of birth safeguard and provides perception into what might be the primary considerations
- Suggests suggestions to a wide selection of dilemmas, together with terror financing, cost-benefit research of place of birth defense, overseas cooperation/intelligence sharing, company continuity, and immigration/narco terrorism
Written in an interesting demeanour compatible for coverage makers, teachers, and most people alike, the booklet provides examples from the us and Israel, supplying concrete innovations for the articulation, improvement, and implementation of potent place of birth safeguard strategy.
Read Online or Download Homeland Security: What Is It and Where Are We Going? PDF
Best Public Affairs books
Emergency reaction making plans outlines the fundamental roles of company and municipal managers and demonstrates the significance in their relationships with federal, nation, and native executive companies in addition to private and non-private group sectors. writer Paul Erickson, one of many prime specialists within the box, makes a speciality of proactively making plans for emergencies, really within the popularity and strengthen coordination of reaction to incidents rather than easily imposing emergency measures.
Gender and Welfare nation Regimes specializes in the interrelationships among features of the welfare kingdom and labour marketplace guidelines in structuring and reworking gender kin throughout a huge spectrum of nations. The e-book examines the development of gender in a variety of govt welfare rules and illustrates how the explicit characteristics of the welfare country make stronger or counteract gender inequalities.
For over 1 / 4 century, Iran has been one in every of America's leader nemeses. Ever for the reason that Ayatollah Khomeini overthrew the Shah in 1979, the connection among the 2 international locations has been adversarial: innovative guards chanting opposed to the good devil, Bush fulminating opposed to the Axis of Evil, Iranian help for Hezbollah, and President Ahmadinejad blaming the U.
By using a historical-institutional point of view and with specific connection with the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia; this learn explores the kingdom of family members guidelines in Post-Communist Europe. It analyzes how those regulations have built and examines their impression on gender kinfolk for the nations pointed out.
Extra info for Homeland Security: What Is It and Where Are We Going?