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The Resource Taking liberties : the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy, Susan N. Herman

Taking liberties : the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy, Susan N. Herman

Label
Taking liberties : the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy
Title
Taking liberties
Title remainder
the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Susan N. Herman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the social and human cost of the security measures taken by the United States during the past decade
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herman, Susan N
Dewey number
344.7305/32517
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Internal security
  • Detention of persons
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Civil rights
  • War and emergency powers
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Target audience
adult
Label
Taking liberties : the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy, Susan N. Herman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2011
  • "With a new preface and epilogue"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-268) 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
pt. 1. Dragnets and watchlists -- The webmaster and the football player -- "Foreign terrorist organizations," humanitarians, and the First Amendment -- Charity at home -- Traveling with terror -- Banks and databanks -- pt. 2. Surveillance and security -- Gutting the Fourth Amendment -- The Patriot Act and library/business records -- Gagging the librarians -- John Doe and the national security letter -- The President's surveillance program -- pt. 3. American Democracy -- Losing our checks and balances : the president, the Congress, and the courts -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn859384134
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780199360826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
344.7305 H426 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13BP035.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 859384134
  • (Sirsi) 859384134
  • (OCoLC)859384134
Label
Taking liberties : the war on terror and the erosion of American democracy, Susan N. Herman
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2011
  • "With a new preface and epilogue"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-268) 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
pt. 1. Dragnets and watchlists -- The webmaster and the football player -- "Foreign terrorist organizations," humanitarians, and the First Amendment -- Charity at home -- Traveling with terror -- Banks and databanks -- pt. 2. Surveillance and security -- Gutting the Fourth Amendment -- The Patriot Act and library/business records -- Gagging the librarians -- John Doe and the national security letter -- The President's surveillance program -- pt. 3. American Democracy -- Losing our checks and balances : the president, the Congress, and the courts -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn859384134
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780199360826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
344.7305 H426 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13BP035.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 859384134
  • (Sirsi) 859384134
  • (OCoLC)859384134

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