The Resource National security : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor

National security : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor

Label
National security : opposing viewpoints
Title
National security
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Helen Cothran, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Authors debate many of the methods now being considered and implemented to enhance the nation's safety and give their opinions on how the United States should respond to terrorism
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355/.033073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.N2476 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cothran, Helen
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National security
  • United States
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Islam
  • Missile defense system
  • Immigration
  • Civil liberties
  • National identification cards
  • Ethnic profiling
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Military readiness
  • National security
  • Terrorism
  • United States
Label
National security : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terrorism is a serious threat to national security / George J. Tenet -- The terrorist threat has been exaggerated / Michael L. Rothschild -- Islam is a threat to national security / Antony Flew -- Islam is not a threat to national security / Antony T. Sullivan -- Biological weapons threaten national security / Veronique de Rugy and Charles V. Peña -- The threat posed by biological weapons has been exaggerated / Steve Bonta -- Defense spending must be increased / Paul Wolfowitz -- Defense spending is too high / Paul Isaacs -- America needs a missile defense system / Jim Garamone -- A missile defense system would not protect America / David Wright and Theodore Postol -- America must confront the threat posed by Iran, Iraq, and North Korea / George W. Bush -- Focusing on Iran, Iraq, and North Korea threatens national security / Llewellyn D. Howell -- The United States should wage war to fight terrorism / Stephen Cox -- The United States should not wage war to fight terrorism / Stephen G. Cary -- Preemptive strikes are a legitimate option for fighting terrorism / Michael J. Glennon -- Preemptive strikes are immoral and unnecessary / Richard Falk -- The Department of Homeland Security will protect America against terrorists / George W. Bush -- The Department of Homeland Security will make America less safe / Ron Paul -- Immigration must be restricted to protect America against terrorists / Samuel Francis -- Restricting immigration will not make America safer / Daniel T. Griswold -- Efforts to enhance national security threatens civil liberties / Nick Gillespie -- Some curtailment of civil liberties is necessary to enhance national security / Richard A. Posner -- Ethnic profiling is ineffective and unfair / Patricia J. Williams -- Ethnic profiling is necessary to prevent terrorism / Bruce J. Terris -- National ID cards would threaten civil liberties / John Derbyshire -- National ID cards would help fight terrorism / Margaret Carlson
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036746595
Label
National security : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terrorism is a serious threat to national security / George J. Tenet -- The terrorist threat has been exaggerated / Michael L. Rothschild -- Islam is a threat to national security / Antony Flew -- Islam is not a threat to national security / Antony T. Sullivan -- Biological weapons threaten national security / Veronique de Rugy and Charles V. Peña -- The threat posed by biological weapons has been exaggerated / Steve Bonta -- Defense spending must be increased / Paul Wolfowitz -- Defense spending is too high / Paul Isaacs -- America needs a missile defense system / Jim Garamone -- A missile defense system would not protect America / David Wright and Theodore Postol -- America must confront the threat posed by Iran, Iraq, and North Korea / George W. Bush -- Focusing on Iran, Iraq, and North Korea threatens national security / Llewellyn D. Howell -- The United States should wage war to fight terrorism / Stephen Cox -- The United States should not wage war to fight terrorism / Stephen G. Cary -- Preemptive strikes are a legitimate option for fighting terrorism / Michael J. Glennon -- Preemptive strikes are immoral and unnecessary / Richard Falk -- The Department of Homeland Security will protect America against terrorists / George W. Bush -- The Department of Homeland Security will make America less safe / Ron Paul -- Immigration must be restricted to protect America against terrorists / Samuel Francis -- Restricting immigration will not make America safer / Daniel T. Griswold -- Efforts to enhance national security threatens civil liberties / Nick Gillespie -- Some curtailment of civil liberties is necessary to enhance national security / Richard A. Posner -- Ethnic profiling is ineffective and unfair / Patricia J. Williams -- Ethnic profiling is necessary to prevent terrorism / Bruce J. Terris -- National ID cards would threaten civil liberties / John Derbyshire -- National ID cards would help fight terrorism / Margaret Carlson
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036746595

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