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The Resource One nation under siege : Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy, Jocelyn Jones Evans

One nation under siege : Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy, Jocelyn Jones Evans

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One nation under siege : Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy
Title
One nation under siege
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Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy
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Jocelyn Jones Evans
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Language
eng
Summary
Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11, America's political institutions underwent radical changes as they adapted to comprehensive security reforms. While the media exhaustively covered new security protocols in the executive office, little attention was paid to other federal agencies and branches that overhauled their systems to accommodate heightened security requirements. As a congressional fellow living in Washington, D.C., Jocelyn Jones Evans was an eyewitness to the institutional culture of Capitol Hill before and after the 9/11 terrorist attacks as well as during the subsequent anthrax
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illustrations
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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One nation under siege : Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy, Jocelyn Jones Evans
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One nation under siege : Congress, terrorism, and the fate of American democracy, Jocelyn Jones Evans
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcnjg
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Congress as an adaptive institution -- Reconciling security and liberty : attacks on the Capitol and corresponding changes in security -- Enunciators and blackberrys : Congressional office administration post 9/11 -- Is writing a letter to your member of Congress a thing of the past? Congressional office communication and accessibility -- Terror wars and turf wars : the homeland security committees -- Gateway to American history or fort Capitol? construction of the Capitol Visitor Center -- The social meaning of Congressional change : expressive, behavioral, and symbolic elements of institutional reform
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1 online resource (xviii, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139685
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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remote

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