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Protecting America's borders

Author: Doug Stinson
Publisher: Detriot : Greenhaven Press, ©2005.
Series: At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of nine essays that debate federal efforts to control America's borders since the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York and Washington DC, and covers such topics as racial profiling, militarization of the borders, and improving port and cargo security.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Protecting America's borders.
Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)763056029
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Stinson
ISBN: 073772739X 9780737727395 0737727403 9780737727401
OCLC Number: 57349047
Description: 94 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Federal immigration controls fail to protect America's borders / Steven A. Camarota --
America's new border protection forces are improving national security / Asa Hutchinson --
Racial profiling increases border security / Richard Lowry --
Racial profiling does not increase border security / Amnesty International --
The military should defend the U.S. border / Carlton Meyer --
Militarization of the border is a bad idea / Gene Healy --
U.S. ports and cargo are not secure / Stephen E. Flynn --
New federal regulations are improving port and cargo security / Asa Hutchinson --
New technology is improving port and cargo security / Amitabh Avasthi.
Series Title: At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
Responsibility: Doug Stinson, book editor.
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Presents a collection of nine essays that debate federal efforts to control America's borders since the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York and Washington DC, and covers such topics as racial profiling, militarization of the borders, and improving port and cargo security.

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