TITLE

Protecting the Homeland Through Soft Power

AUTHOR(S)
Traina III, Dominic J.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Counterterrorism & Homeland Security International;Summer2009, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on softpower efforts in h omeland security in the U.S. It discusses the relation between soft power and the encouragement of states responsibility which was echoed by President Barack Obama in his announcement to not to wage war with Islam. Among the noted soft power efforts are the initiative by U.S. Customs and Border Protection to have several agents and officers work with host countries overseas for the global supply chain security and the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) voluntary initiative.
ACCESSION #
50422533

 

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