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Call # HV6432 .R54 2003
Title Rights vs. public safety after 9/11 : America in the age of terrorism / edited by Amitai Etzioni and Jason H. Marsh
Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2003
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Descript. xviii, 179 p. ; 24 cm
Series Rights and responsibilities
Rights and responsibilities (Lanham, Md.)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Terrorism -- Prevention -- Government policy -- United States
Civil rights -- United States
Alt Author Etzioni, Amitai
Marsh, Jason H., 1977-
OCLC # 50410126
Table of Contents
 Introduction: Rights and Responsibilities, Post 9/11 / Amitai Etzioni 
Pt. IThe Basics 
1A Clear and Present Danger / John D. Ashcroft3
2A Vision for Uniting and Strengthening America / Patrick Leahy9
3We Can Strike a Balance on Civil Liberties / Laurence H. Tribe15
4Antiterrorism Tools: A Summary of the USA Patriot Act and the Order on Military Tribunals19
5The Truth about Our Liberties / Richard A. Posner25
Pt. IIThe Specifics 
6A Privilege or a Right? / Mark Krikorian33
7Let's Fight Terrorism, Not the Constitution / David Cole35
8Confusing Freedom with License - Licenses Terrorism, Not Freedom / Douglas W. Kmiec43
9Discrimination We're Afraid to Be Against / Michael Kinsley53
10A (Potentially) Useful Tool / John Derbyshire57
11Military Secrets and the First Amendment / C. Robert Zelnick63
12Patriots and Professionals: Journalists as Responsible Citizens / Steven V. Roberts77
13Public Health in the Age of Bioterrorism: A Dialogue87
14What We're Fighting For: A Letter from America101
15This Is Not Our War: A Letter from United States Citizens to Friends in Europe123
16Putting Patriotism into Practice / John McCain133
17A New Draft for a New Time / Paul Glastris137
18Citizenship and Sacrifice / Michael Lind141
Pt. IIIAmerican Society After September 11 
19A Stronger Nation / Alan Wolfe149
20The New Public Spirit / Bruce J. Schulman157
21Government to the Rescue / Albert R. Hunt163
 About the Contributors175