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Homeland security

Author: Myra Immell
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010.
Series: At issue., National security.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Homeland security.
Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010
(OCoLC)761278875
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Myra Immell
ISBN: 9780737744200 0737744200 9780737744217 0737744219
OCLC Number: 317921187
Description: 130 pages ; 23 cm.
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.
Series Title: At issue., National security.
Responsibility: Myra Immell, book editor.

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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.

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