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Title Congress and the politics of national security / editors, David P. Auerswald, Colton C. Campbell.

Publication Info. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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 Law Classified  KF4850 .C66 2012    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 266 pages ; 24 cm
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Summary "This volume examines variation in the ways Congress has engaged federal agencies overseeing our nation's national security as well as various domestic political determinants of security policy"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Part I. Historical and Institutional Challenges: 1. Congress and national security David P. Auerswald and Colton C. Campbell; 2. Congress and U.S. foreign policy: an overview Robert David Johnson; 3. Institutional challenges confronting congress post 9/11: partisan polarization and effective oversight Mark J. Oleszek and Walter J. Oleszek; Part II. Oversight Challenges: 4. Congress and defense Pat Towell; 5. Congress and homeland security Timothy Balunis and William Hemphill; 6. Congress and intelligence Loch K. Johnson; 7. Congress and foreign aid Susan B. Epstein; Part III. Policy Challenges: Contours and Debate: 8. Enemy combatant detainees Harvey Rishikof and Bernard Horowitz; 9. Arms control David P. Auerswald; 10. National security surveillance Louis Fisher.
Subject National security -- Law and legislation -- United States.
National security -- Political aspects -- United States.
Added Author Auerswald, David P.
Campbell, Colton C., 1965-
ISBN 9781107006867 hardback
1107006864 hardback
9780521187268 paperback
0521187265 paperback