Web Resources and Exercises

Recommended Websites:

The following websites provide information about civil liberties and human rights:

Web Exercises:

Using this chapter’s recommended websites, conduct an online investigation of the missions of homeland security agencies and organizations. Compare and contrast these agencies’ organizations.

  1. What are the primary missions of these organizations?
  2. How would you describe the differences between sector-specific agencies?
  3. In your opinion, are any of these organizations more effective than other organizations? Less effective?

For an online search of research and monitoring organizations, readers should activate the search engine on their Web browser and enter the following keywords:

  • “Homeland Security Agencies”  “Homeland Security Threats”