McIntyre, David H.
|서명/저자사항||How to think about homeland security / David H. McIntyre ; foreword by General Ralph E. "Ed" Eberhart.|
|개인저자||McIntyre, David H., 1949- |
Eberhart, Ralph E., 1946-
|발행사항||Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2020.|
|형태사항||2 v. : charts ; 26 cm.|
|서지주기||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|내용주기||v.2. risk, threats, and the new normal.|
|요약||"Risk, threats and the new normal explains the new political and technological developments that created new domestic national security threats against the nation and the people of the United States. The book traces the development of and competition between national preparedness (focused on people and property), and civil defense / security (focused on the defense of systems and infrastructure) since the latter days of World War I. Extensive policy research demonstrates a shift in federal (and hence state and local) focus over the last decade from WMD based Threats at the National Security Level (TNSL) back to more traditional hazards and disasters. A framework is offered to analyze and evaluate TNSL dangers to national power; it is applied to a case study involving a nuclear attack. Recommendations are offered to mitigate or prevent the potentially catastrophic aftermath"--|
|해제||Provided by publisher.|
|일반주제명||Emergency management --United States.|
Public safety --United States.
National security --United States.
Civil defense --United States.
Terrorism --United States --Prevention.