Brief Definition: Causes and consequences of war, and the sources and conditions of peace
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Private Security Services Periodicals
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Technology and National Security Policy, National
Studies in Intelligence, Central Intelligence Agency https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/csi-studies/index.html
Terror Trade Times, Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org/
International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center
International Relations and Security Network
Military and Government Collection
Access World News
America: History and Life
Criminology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
General Assembly of North Carolina
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Lexis-Nexis Congressional Universe
Lexis-Nexis History Universe
Lexis-Nexis Statistical Universe
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
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Government Agencies and Institutions
Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies http://www.apcss.org/graphics/index.htm On Sept. 30, 1994, President Clinton signed H.R. 4650, which included $3 million for the start-up of the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. The Center was created to build on the strong bilateral relationships between the U.S. Pacific Command and the armed forces of the nations in the Asia-Pacific region, by focusing on the broader multilateral approach to addressing regional security issues and concerns.
Center for Intelligence Studies http://www.centerforintelligencestudies.org/ The Center for Intelligence Studies was formally chartered on March 1, 1988 as a non-partisan public policy institution dedicated to the research and dissemination of substantive information regarding the threat posed by foreign intelligence services to the United States, and the proper role, scope, and function of America's national intelligence services in protecting the national security.
Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP) http://www.ndu.edu/ctnsp/home.html Examines the implications of technological innovation for U.S. national security policy and military planning. CTNSP combines scientific and technical assessments with analyses of current strategic and defense policy issues, taking on topics to bridge the gap. The Center has produced studies on proliferation and homeland security, military transformation, international science and technology, information technology, life sciences, and social science modeling.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/ The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
Central Intelligence Agency https://www.cia.gov/index.html
European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) http://www.iss.europa.eu/ is a Paris-based agency of the European Union, operating under the EU's second pillar, the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP).
George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies http://www.marshallcenter.org/mcpublicweb/ Former Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney signed DOD Directive 5200.34 in November 1992, establishing the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies as an element of EUCOM under the authority, direction and control of the commander-in-chief, EUCOM. The Marshall Center became a German-American partnership when a memorandum of agreement was signed on December 2, 1994, between headquarters EUCOM and the German Ministry of Defense.
Institute for National Strategic Studies http://www.ndu.edu/inss/index.cfm?secID=1&pageID=126&type=section Established by the Secretary of Defense in 1984, INSS is comprised of three components: the Research Directorate, which analyses global and regional security trends and frames national security policy and defense strategy options for senior decision-makers; the Center for Applied Strategic Learning, which develops and facilitates numerous strategic-level policy exercises and experiential learning activities for senior Executive Branch officials, the military combatant commands, Members of Congress, and various NDU educational programs; and the Conference Directorate, which annually organizes several major symposia and supports more than 100 other conferences, seminars, and round-tables organized by the research staff.
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) http://www.ndia.org/Pages/Default.aspx This is Americaís leading Defense Industry association promoting national security. NDIA is proud to provide a legal and ethical forum for the exchange of information between Industry and Government on National Security issues.
University Centers and Programs
Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland, University of Maryland http://www.cissm.umd.edu/
Center for Peace and Security Studies, Georgetown University http://cpass.georgetown.edu/
Intelligence Studies Section of the International Studies Association, Loyola College in Maryland http://iss.loyola.edu/
International Security Studies, Yale University http://www.yale.edu/iss/
Security Studies Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology http://web.mit.edu/ssp/
Triangle Institute for Security Studies, Consortium of Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University. http://www.sanford.duke.edu/centers/tiss// Founded in 1958, its mission is to promote interdisciplinary cooperation among faculty, graduate students, and the public. Its objective is to advance research and education in the field of national and international security.
Preparedness United States
United States Dept. of Homeland Security National infrastructure protection plan
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