ABSTRACT

Homeland Security and Homeland Defense: Definitions, Roles, Seams, and Gaps [powerpoint]   [open pdf - 341KB]

This presentation describes homeland security and homeland defense definitions, roles, seams, and gaps. It begins with conceptual and structural foundations: National Defense and National Security, Civil Defense and Emergency Management, and legacies to HLS and HLD. In regards to homeland security post Cold War, there is a changing international landscape, new threats for the U.S. This presentation reviews homeland security and homeland defense after 9/11: post Cold War issues, homeland defense on military agenda, National Guard-expanded mission focus, and the Hart/Rudman Commission. The gaps in homeland security and homeland defense became visible during Hurricane Katrina.

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2007-02
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Public Domain
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Homeland Security and Defense Education Consortium: http://www.hsdec.org/library.aspx
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Spring 2007 Symposium: NPS/HSDEC/DHS Education Summit. Fairfax, VA. February 27-28, 2007
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