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The Resource Against security : how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger, Harvey Molotch

Against security : how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger, Harvey Molotch

Label
Against security : how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger
Title
Against security
Title remainder
how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger
Statement of responsibility
Harvey Molotch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Tone
Writing style
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10144229
Cataloging source
DLC
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Molotch, Harvey Luskin
Dewey number
363.325/170973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.M645 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • National security
  • Transportation
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger
Label
Against security : how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger, Harvey Molotch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : colors of security -- Bare life : restroom anxiety and the urge for control -- Below the subway : taking care day in and day out -- Wrong-way flights : pushing humans away -- Forting up the skyline : rebuilding at ground zero -- Facing Katrina : illusions of levee and compulsion to build -- Conclusion : radical ambiguity and the default to decency
Control code
ocn786002484
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780691155814
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012012128
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)786002484
Label
Against security : how we go wrong at airports, subways, and other sites of ambiguous danger, Harvey Molotch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : colors of security -- Bare life : restroom anxiety and the urge for control -- Below the subway : taking care day in and day out -- Wrong-way flights : pushing humans away -- Forting up the skyline : rebuilding at ground zero -- Facing Katrina : illusions of levee and compulsion to build -- Conclusion : radical ambiguity and the default to decency
Control code
ocn786002484
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780691155814
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012012128
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)786002484

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