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Does Homeland Security Exist Outside the United States?

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AUTHOR:
Nadav Morag

Nadav Morag is a faculty member and deputy director for policy research at the Center for Homeland Security, Naval Postgraduate School. He is the author of Comparative Homeland Security: Global Lessons (Wiley & Sons, 2011) and is a former senior director at Israel’s National Security Council.

ABSTRACT:
Nadav Morag contends, “Homeland security is a uniquely American concept. It is a product of American geographic isolation and the strong tendency throughout American history to believe that there was a clear divide between events, issues and problems outside US borders and those inside US borders.” In answering the question, “Does Homeland Security Exist Outside the United States?” he examines how other countries have organized their security policies, strategies, and plans.

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Morag, Nadav. “Does Homeland Security Exist Outside the United States?.” Homeland Security Affairs 7, 10 Years After: The 9/11 Essays (September 2011)
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