Table of contents for Worst-case scenario? : governance, mediation & the security regime / Stuart Price.

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Introduction: Preparing for the worst? * Myths of security * Governance, technology and the state * The Security Regime: state, governance and contingency * The Scenario: Imagining events * The Security Event: Exercise, emergency and 'real world' crises *_ The Mediated Event * 'Real world' security: Neglect, incompetence, and the overproduction of force * Pre-emption and perception management * Conclusion: Threat and social discipline

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Emergency management -- Planning.
Internal security.
National security.
Terrorism and mass media.
Social control.
Attentat. -- swd
Innere Sicherheit. -- swd
Sicherheitspolitik. -- swd
Terrorismus. -- swd