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Is America safe? : terrorism, homeland security, and emergency preparedness

Author: Don Philpott; Robert T Jordan
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Bernan Press, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This second edition provides the knowledge and skills needed to understand terrorist strategies, which, in turn, allow each of us to contribute to disrupting the terrorists' intended goals through education and preparation. --Publisher.
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Philpott, Don, author.
Is America safe?
Lanham : Bernan Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018047959
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Philpott; Robert T Jordan
ISBN: 9781641433075 1641433078
OCLC Number: 1056202294
Description: viii, 432 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: PART I TERRORISM TODAY --
Twenty-First-Century Threats to the Homeland --
Counterterrorism Tactics --
Are We Winning the War? --
Foreign Terrorist Organizations --
PART II A HISTORY OF TERRORISM --
America's Birth: A Heritage of Conflict and Terror --
Domestic Terrorism --
International Terrorism --
The Spread of Global Terrorism --
PART III BE PREPARED --
Preparing for and Coping with a Disaster --
Staying Safe at School, Work, and Play
Responsibility: Don Philpott.

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