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The Resource The emergency state : America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs, David C. Unger

The emergency state : America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs, David C. Unger

Label
The emergency state : America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs
Title
The emergency state
Title remainder
America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs
Statement of responsibility
David C. Unger
Title variation
America's pursuit of absolute national security at all costs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an analysis of the United States government's narrow-minded focus on security in the years since World War II and how it has become huge, unwieldy, and a detriment to democracy and the economy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Unger, David C
Dewey number
355/.033073
Index
index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.U464 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National security
  • Crisis management
  • National security
  • Security sector
  • United States
  • United States
  • Crisis management
  • National security
  • National security
  • Politics and government
  • Security sector
  • United States
  • National security
  • Crisis management
  • United States
  • National security
  • Crisis management
  • National security
  • Security sector
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The emergency state : America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs, David C. Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-342) 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
Losing our way -- The godfather -- The framing of the permanent emergency state -- Runaway train -- Belated realism -- Tunnel vision -- Emergency repairs -- Damage control -- A different path -- The president we wanted -- Soft landing -- Bridge to nowhere -- Come the destroyer -- Hope abandoned -- Beyond the emergency state
Control code
ocn733230707
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781594203244
Lccn
2011040107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594203244
  • (OCoLC)733230707
Label
The emergency state : America's pursuit of absolute security at all costs, David C. Unger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-342) 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
Losing our way -- The godfather -- The framing of the permanent emergency state -- Runaway train -- Belated realism -- Tunnel vision -- Emergency repairs -- Damage control -- A different path -- The president we wanted -- Soft landing -- Bridge to nowhere -- Come the destroyer -- Hope abandoned -- Beyond the emergency state
Control code
ocn733230707
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781594203244
Lccn
2011040107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594203244
  • (OCoLC)733230707

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