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Protecting individual privacy in the struggle against terrorists : a framework for program assessment.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

ISBN 978-0-309-12488-1 (pbk.) — ISBN 978-0-309-12489-8 (pdf) 1. Terrorism—United States—Prevention. 2. Surveillance detection—United States. 3. Privacy, Right of—United States. 4. Technological innovations—Law and legislation—United States.

HV6432.P76 2008

363.325′163--dc22

2008033554

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