World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Possible Impacts of Major Counter Terrorism Security Actions on Research, Development, And Higher Education

By Knezo, Genevieve J.

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000178600
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 0.3 MB
Reproduction Date: 2008

Title: Possible Impacts of Major Counter Terrorism Security Actions on Research, Development, And Higher Education  
Author: Knezo, Genevieve J.
Volume:
Language: English
Subject: Government publications, Legislation., Government Printing Office (U.S.)
Collections: Government Library Collection
Historic
Publication Date:
Publisher: Government Printing Office

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Knezo, G. J. (n.d.). Possible Impacts of Major Counter Terrorism Security Actions on Research, Development, And Higher Education. Retrieved from http://ebooklibrary.org/


Excerpt
Introduction: Science and technology (S&T) are a double-edged sword in the fight against terrorism – whether at home or abroad. S&T can help prevent and attenuate attacks (communications, surveillance and prevention technologies, public health vaccines, and pharmaceuticals), and defend against enemies (by strengthening the arsenal of weapons). But S&T can benefit the terrorist by providing advanced technologies or weapons – nuclear, chemical, biological, and cyber – and by giving terrorists opportunities to purchase information and products to exploit the vulnerabilities of complex technological systems on which advanced economies depend. “In the next several years,” according to John C. Gannon, former chairman of the National Intelligence Council and a former deputy director for intelligence at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)...

Table of Contents
Contents Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Relevant Laws Enacted Before September 11, 2001 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Introduction to Current Issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Impacts of Counter Terrorism Activities on Students at U.S. Universities and Colleges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Definition of the Policy Issue . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Numbers of Foreign Students Who Study Science, Engineering, and Mathematics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Introduction to Issues Relating to the Impacts of Counter Terrorism on Foreign Students in Science and Technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 The “Technology Alert List” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Implications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Foreign Student Visas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Actions Taken to Increase Student Monitoring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Pending Legislation: Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act of 2001 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Other Security-related Actions Relating to Students . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Access to Student Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Access to Business Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Internet Service Provider Responsibilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Implementation Issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • General Management : Treasury Employees ... (by )
  • United States Department of State Patter... (by )
  • American Terrorism Study : Patterns of B... (by )
  • All Necessary Means : Employing Cia Oper... (by )
  • Military Transformation: Intelligence, S... (by )
  • Crs Report for Congress Received through... (by )
  • The Global War on Terrorism (by )
  • Cisco's Mobile Ipv4 Host Configuration E... (by )
  • Agroterrorism : Threats and Preparedness (by )
  • Insurers Appear Prepared to Recover Crit... (by )
  • U.S. Policy on Counterterrorism (by )
  • Combating Terrorism Selected Challenges ... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.