TITLE

Investigating the "Immigrant Terrorist" as a National Security Concern

AUTHOR(S)
Spencer, Alexander
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Journal for the Study of Peace & Conflict;2007-2008, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the connection between terrorism and immigration, examining U.S. immigration policy following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2009. The author describes immigration policies used by the U.S. government as a tool in the war against terrorism. Other topics include a review of literature which links terrorism to immigration, other historical instances when immigrants were targeted following national security threats, and reasons, both empirical and rational, for questioning the link between terrorism and immigration.
ACCESSION #
38125376

 

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