No Greater Threat: America After September 11 and the Rise of a National Security State

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Algora Publishing, 2007 - Political Science - 536 pages
A pertinent analysis of the "USA Patriot Act," based on meticulous legal research and straight talk, points to America's ominous evolution into a national security state. "In this very important study, C. W. Michaels gives us a unique guide and commentar.
 

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Contents

The USA PATRIOT ACT Titles I Through III
43
The USA PATRIOT ACT Titles IV Through VI
119
The USA PATRIOT ACT Titles VII Through X
157
Domestic Security Enhancement Act of 2003 Proposed
211
The First Six Elements of a National Security State
229
The Next Six Elements of a National Security State
359
The National Security State Scorecard a Possible Future Overall Cultural Themes
473
Closing Observations and the Need for Watchfulness
503
Index
525
Books and Recommended Reading
529
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