Christopher C. Harmon's A Citizen’s Guide to Terrorism and Counterterrorism (Citizen PDF

By Christopher C. Harmon

This Citizen’s advisor addresses the general public coverage problems with terrorism and counterterrorism within the usa after Bin Laden’s demise. Written for the considering citizen and pupil alike, this succinct and up to date ebook takes a "grand procedure" method towards terrorism and makes use of examples and matters drawn from present-day perpetrators and actors.

Christopher Harmon, a veteran educational of army thought who has additionally suggested U.S. and overseas army officials, organizes his publication into 4 sections. He first introduces the matter of America’s persevered vulnerability to terrorist assault by way of reviewing the lengthy line of contemporary assaults and makes an attempt opposed to the united states, focusing particularly on long island urban. half II examines the numerous ways that the U.S. is already combating terrorism, highlighting the labors of various specialists, govt places of work, intelligence and army group of workers, and international allies. The e-book outlines a few of the elements of the U.S. procedure, together with intelligence, international relations, public international relations, fiscal counterterrorism, and legislations and law-making. subsequent, Harmon sketches the customers for additional motion, guidance away from easy partisanship and as an alternative directory suggestions with execs and cons and in addition together with actual tales of the way person voters have made a distinction within the nationwide attempt opposed to terrorism.

This concise publication will give a contribution to our knowing of the issues surrounding terrorism and counterterrorism—and the methods the USA may possibly take to fulfill them—in the early 21st century

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