Protecting Our Ports: Domestic and International Politics of by Suzette R. Grillot,Rebecca J. Cruise

By Suzette R. Grillot,Rebecca J. Cruise

because the terrorist assaults of September eleven, 2001, there was a lot dialogue of the safety of borders and ports of access within the usa and all over the world. Ports of access, relatively sea ports, are considered as the most defenceless pursuits for a terrorist assault. according to this perceived vulnerability, a few port protection tasks were carried out either on either a family and foreign point. This well timed venture investigates a couple of concerns surrounding the box defense factor. It examines the scope of containerized freight protection, analyzes cooperation among brokers within the usa and out of the country, explores the politics of port defense, and gives an evaluate of 17 of the world's sea ports. The paintings sheds mild at the box protection danger and the family and foreign responses that experience emerged, in addition to these steps that also needs to be taken.

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