The Resource City, save thyself! : nuclear terror and the urban ballot, David A. Wylie

City, save thyself! : nuclear terror and the urban ballot, David A. Wylie

Label
City, save thyself! : nuclear terror and the urban ballot
Title
City, save thyself!
Title remainder
nuclear terror and the urban ballot
Statement of responsibility
David A. Wylie
Title variation
Nuclear terror and the urban ballot
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wylie, David A
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.W95 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • National security
  • Threats of violence
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • National security
  • Terrorism
  • Threats of violence
  • United States
Label
City, save thyself! : nuclear terror and the urban ballot, David A. Wylie
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I, Why now?. Throw out the lifeline ; Sixty-five years and counting ; Assessing the threat ; My kingdom for a plan!, (or, The blinders of empire) -- Part II, What to do?. Municipalities--soft targets/hard power ; Common cause : why should cities cooperate? : the argument ; Federalism--familiar, trustworthy, layered government : reclaim the local level ; Multilevel governance : implications for democracy and security -- Part III, Impediments. The ideology of eternal conflict ; The disconnect : nation, power, citizens, democracy, and the law (civil order's five components) -- Part IV, Resources. Welfare queen and patriot king : take the impediments back to the neighborhood ; City and world forums ; Revisit the foundations ; Ace in the hole--civic invention ; Measure of the electorate ; Final thoughts -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Letter to mayor or elected governing board of a city or town -- Appendix B. Resolution of municipal governing board -- Appendix C. Agenda, first meeting of municipal security assembly -- Appendix D. President's speech -- Appendix E. Eight questions to assess reader's readiness
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 246 pages
Isbn
9781935506089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)456176204
  • (OCoLC)ocn456176204
Label
City, save thyself! : nuclear terror and the urban ballot, David A. Wylie
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I, Why now?. Throw out the lifeline ; Sixty-five years and counting ; Assessing the threat ; My kingdom for a plan!, (or, The blinders of empire) -- Part II, What to do?. Municipalities--soft targets/hard power ; Common cause : why should cities cooperate? : the argument ; Federalism--familiar, trustworthy, layered government : reclaim the local level ; Multilevel governance : implications for democracy and security -- Part III, Impediments. The ideology of eternal conflict ; The disconnect : nation, power, citizens, democracy, and the law (civil order's five components) -- Part IV, Resources. Welfare queen and patriot king : take the impediments back to the neighborhood ; City and world forums ; Revisit the foundations ; Ace in the hole--civic invention ; Measure of the electorate ; Final thoughts -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Letter to mayor or elected governing board of a city or town -- Appendix B. Resolution of municipal governing board -- Appendix C. Agenda, first meeting of municipal security assembly -- Appendix D. President's speech -- Appendix E. Eight questions to assess reader's readiness
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 246 pages
Isbn
9781935506089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)456176204
  • (OCoLC)ocn456176204

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