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United States Department of Homeland Security

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Works: 2,673 works in 4,696 publications in 8 languages and 448,318 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Interactive multimedia  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Case studies 
Roles: Producer, Sponsor, Publisher, prn
Classifications: JK1758, 363.2
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Civics and citizenship toolkit : a collection of educational resources for immigrants by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Contains a comprehensive collection of official U.S. government publications designed to help new permanent residents prepare for the naturalization process. Includes: Welcome to the United States; Bienvenidos a los Estados Unidos; Civics Flash Cards; Learn About the United States, Quick Civics Lessons; the Citizen's Almanac; the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution pocket edition; A Promise of Freedom, Introduction to U.S. History (DVD); and Library Services for Immigrants
National infrastructure protection plan by United States( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
The national strategy to secure cyberspace ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
"The National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace provides a framework for protecting this infrastructure that is essential to our economy, security, and way of life"--Page iii
The national strategy for the physical protection of critical infrastructures and key assets ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
The national strategy for physical protection of critical infrastructures and key assets serves as a critical bridge between the national strategy for homeland security and a national protection plan to be developed by the Department of Homeland Security
Firefighter fatalities in the United States in ( serial )
in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Firefighter Fatalities in the United States is designed to identify all of the on-duty firefighter fatalities that occur in the United States and to analyze the circumstances surrounding each occurrence
Preparing makes sense : get ready now ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Notice of change to the National Response Plan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Update to the National response plan, incorporating new Presidential directives, legislative changes, and procedural changes based on lessons learned from exercises and real world incidents
Quick reference guide for the National Response Plan by United States( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Code of federal regulations by United States( file )
in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
National response plan by United States( Book )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
"The NRP will be updated periodically as required to incorporate new Presidential directives, legislative changes, and procedural changes based on lessons learned from exercises and actual events"--Page 59
The U.S. Homeland Security forces by Hunter Keeter( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Discusses key facts about the Homeland Security, including its history, function, and the branches of the armed forces that participate
Exploring terrorist targeting preferences by Martin C Libicki( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Governments spend billions to protect against terrorism. Might it help to understand what al Qaeda would achieve with each specific attack? This book examines various hypotheses of terrorist targeting: is it (1) to coerce, (2) to damage economies, (3) to rally the faithful, or (4) a decision left to affiliates? This book analyzes past attacks, post hoc justifications, and expert opinion to weigh each hypothesis
Breaching the fortress wall : understanding terrorist efforts to overcome defensive technologies by Brian A Jackson( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Technology systems play a key role within a larger, integrated strategy to target groups' efforts and protect the public from the threat of terrorist violence. This study draws on relevant data from the history of a variety of terrorist conflicts to understand terrorists' counter-technology efforts. Fully exploring adversaries' counter-technology behaviors can help make the best choices to protect from the nation from the threat of terrorism
Water control gates : guidelines for inspection and evaluation by Condition Assessment of Water Control Gates Task Committee of the Hydropower Technical Committee( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
National emergency responses ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Ready Kids activity book ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Various activities that teach children about how to prepare for emergencies
Pandemic influenza preparedness, response, and recovery guide for critical infrastructure and key resources ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
National infrastructure protection plan partnering to enhance protection and resiliency by United States( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"Protecting and ensuring the resiliency of the critical infrastructure and key resources (CIKR) of the United States is essential to the nation's security, public health and safety, economic vitality, and way of life. Attacks on CIKR could significantly disrupt the functioning of government and business alike and produce cascading effects far beyond the targeted sector and physical location of the incident. Direct terrorist attacks and natural, manmade, or technological hazards could produce catastrophic losses in terms of human casualties, property destruction, and economic effects, as well as profound damage to public morale and confidence. Attacks using components of the nation's CIKR as weapons of mass destruction could have even more devastating physical and psychological consequences"--Page 1
Preparing makes sense, get ready now ( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Unleash the power the Small Unit Excellence Conference post-conference report, 28-30 April 2009 ( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Office of Homeland Security

D.H.S.
Department of Homeland Security
Department of Homeland Security United States
Dept. of Homeland Security.
DHS.
Homeland Security Dept.
National Biosurveillance Integration Center
Office of the Federal Coordinator for Gulf Coast Rebuilding
Spojené státy americké Department of Homeland Security
United States Departament nat︠s︡ionalʹnoĭ bezopasnosti
United States Department of Homeland Security
United States Dept. of Homeland Security
United States. Homeland Security, Department of
United States Homeland Security, Dept. of
US. Department of Homeland Security
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English (183)
Vietnamese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
Italian (1)
Serbian (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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