Coming December 2012

Homeland Security and Terrorism, 2nd Edition

Edited by

James J.F. Forest, Russell Howard and Joanne Moore

Publisher: McGraw-Hill


Table of Contents

Foreword by Bruce Hoffman


UNIT ONE: Defintions and Frameworks
Introduction to Unit One
1.1 Defining Homeland Security
1.1.1 Changing Homeland Security: What is Homeland Security?
Christopher Bellavita

Defining Homeland Security: Analysis and Congressional Considerations
Shawn Reese

1.2 Defining the Threat
1.2.1 Dueling Delusions: Terrorism and Counterterrorism in the United States Since 9/11
John Mueller and Mark G. Stewart
1.2.2 Assessing the Jihadist Terrorist Threat to America and American Interests
Peter Bergen, Bruce Hoffman, Katherine Tiedemann
1.2.3 Najibullah Zazi's Plot to Bomb the New York City Subway System: A Case Study of How U.S. Domestic Counterterrorism Operates
Joshua Sinai
1.2.4 Lessons from Mumbai: Assessing Armed Assault Threats to the United States
James Jay Carafano

Preventing Lone Wolf Terrorism: Some CT Approaches Addressed
Edwin Bakker and Beatrice de Graff

1.3 Specific Areas of Vulnerability
1.3.1 Flight of Fancy? Air Passenger Security Since 9/11
Jack Riley
1.3.2 Soft Targets, Tough Choices
James S. Robbins
1.3.3 Cyber Threats, Ten Issues to Consider
Frank J. Cilluffo and Paul Byron Pattak

Homeland Security on the Hyperborder: US-Mexico Drug War Interactions
John P. Sullivan

UNIT TWO: Response and Resiliency
Introduction to Unit Two
2.1 National Response
2.1.1 Coordinating for Contingencies: Taking Stock of Post-9/11 Homeland Security Reforms
Erik Brattberg
2.1.2 Organizing the DoD for Homeland Defense and Homeland Security
Joanne Moore
2.1.3 Have We Succumbed to Nuclear Terror?
Brian Michael Jenkins
2.1.4 The Homeland Security Dilemma: Imagination, Failure, and the Escalating Costs of Perfecting Security
Frank P. Harvey
2.1.5 DHS: Assessing the Value Proposition
David Trybula and John Whitley
2.2 State and Local Response
2.2.1 Improving Homeland Security at the State Level
James E. Steiner
2.2.2 Catastrophic Terrorism: Local Response to a National Threat
Frank Keating
2.2.3 "Respectfully Yours in Safety and Service": Emergency Management & Social Media Evangelism
Mark Latonero and Irina Shklovski

State and Local Fusion Centers: Emerging Trends and Issues
Kevin Eack

2.3 Fostering Resiliency
2.3.1 Critical Transportation Infrastructure and Societal Resilience.
Stephen E. Flynn and Sean P. Burke
2.3.2 Building Population Resilience to Terror Attacks
Michael Kindt

A Social Infrastructure for Hometown Security: Advancing the Homeland Security Paradigm
Robert Bach and David J. Kaufman

UNIT THREE: Public Security and Civil Liberties
Introduction to Unit Thrree
3.1 Legal and Ethical Controversies in Securing the Homeland
3.1.1 Domestic Intelligence Today: More Security But Less Liberty
Erik J. Dahl


The Future of Security? Surveillance Operations at Homeland Security Fusion Centers
Torin Monahan

Immigration and National Security
David A. Harris

3.2 Competing Perspectives on the USA PATRIOT Act
3.2.1 The USA Patriot Act: What's so Patriotic about Trampling on the Bill of Rights?
Nancy Chang
3.2.2 The USA Patriot Act and Information Sharing Between the Intelligence and Law Enforcement Communities
Brian H. Hook, Margaret J.A. Peterlin, and Peter L. Welsh
3.2.3 What Price Security? The USA PATRIOT Act and America's Balance between Freedom and Security
Roger Dean Golden
UNIT FOUR: Alternatives to Explore
Introduction to Unit Four
4.1.1 Progress Made and Work Remaining in Implementing Homeland Security Missions 10 Years after 9/11
Gene L. Dodaro
4.1.2 How Proverbs Damage Homeland Security
Christopher Bellavita
4.1.3 Disasters, Catastrophes, and Policy Failure in the Homeland Security Era
Thomas A. Birkland
4.1.4 Abolish the Department of Homeland Security
David Rittgers
4.1.5 Does Homeland Security Exist Outside the United States?
Nadav Morag

Learning from Singapore's Home Team Concept
Susan Sim





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