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Author Kraft, Michael.

Title U.S. Government Counterterrorism : a Guide to Who Does What
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (705 pages)
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Author Biographies; SECTION I: PROGRAMS; Chapter 1: Modern Terrorism and the Federal Government Response; Chapter 2: Definitions of Terrorism; Chapter 3: Counterterrorism Legislation; Chapter 4: Countering Violent Extremism; Chapter 5: U.S. Counterterrorism Training Programs; Chapter 6: Countering Terrorism Financing; Chapter 7: Counterterrorism Research and Development Programs; Chapter 8: Cyber Terrorism; Chapter 9: Weapons of Mass Destruction; SECTION II: AGENCIES; Chapter 10: The Intelligence Community
Chapter 11: Department of DefenseChapter 12: Department of Homeland Security; Chapter 13: Department of Justice; Chapter 14: Federal Bureau of Investigation; Chapter 15: Department of Health and Human Services; Chapter 16: Department of State; Chapter 17: Department of the Treasury; Chapter 18: Supporting Departments; Chapter 19: Congress; Chapter 20: Interagency Coordination and the Whole of Government; Bibliography; Index
Summary U.S. Government Counterterrorism: A Guide to Who Does What is the first readily available, unclassified guide to the many U.S. government agencies, bureau offices, and programs involved in all aspects of countering terrorism domestically and overseas. The authors, veterans of the U.S. government's counterterrorism efforts, present a rare insider's view of the counterterrorism effort, addressing such topics as government training initiatives, weapons of mass destruction, interagency coordination, research and development, and the congressional role in policy and budget issues. Includes a Forewor
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Author Marks, Edward.
ISBN 1439851476