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Main Title System under stress : homeland security and American politics /
Author Kettl, Donald F.
Publisher CQ Press,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 54279972
ISBN 1568028881; 9781568028880
Subjects United States--Politics and government. ; Intergovernmental cooperation--United States. ; National security--United States. ; Terrorism--United States--Prevention. ; Civil defense--United States. ; Public administration--United States. ; Terrorism--Prevention. ; Bèurgerliche Gesellschaft. ; Elfter September. ; Innere Sicherheit. ; Politisches System. ; Verwaltung. ; USA.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  JK421.K482 2004 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/11/2012
Collation viii, 151 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Reading the vital signs: the response to 9-11 -- The rise of "Homeland Security" -- Homeland security and public policy -- The system breaks down -- Connecting the dots -- Mysterious powder -- Worries spread -- Homeland security as coordination -- The federal bureaucracy responds -- The organizational challenge -- First steps -- The restructuring struggle -- The battle over boundaries -- State and local struggles -- The dragon fighters respond to the terrorist attack -- Gaps in the system -- Coordination in theory and practice -- Money -- Normal organizations and abnormal events -- The political costs of managing risk -- Balancing risks -- Warning signals -- Trust -- Civil rIghts and civil liberties -- Passing the Patriot Act -- Broadening the war -- The building storm -- Balancing security and rights -- Stress test -- Opening the policy window -- How does the political system react to stress? -- What has Homeland Security done to the policy system?
Place Published Washington, D.C.
Title Ser Add Ent Public affairs and policy administration series.
Alternate Title Homeland security and American politics
PUB Date Free Form c2004
Series Title Untraced Public affairs and policy administration series
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2004001913
OCLC Time Stamp 20120608133236
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03250cam 22006494a 45020