Tagged: Religion

DA3210: The Unconventional Threat to Homeland Security

Syllabus — text. David Brannan and Anders Strindberg The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to the operational and organizational dynamics of terrorism. It considers those who act as individuals, in...

CHDS Student Thesis Series: Your Faith, My Fear: Countering Consent to Cosmic Positioning

Interview — video. Julie Nations. Addressing American fear of discourse on faith, as indicated through evolving American faith narratives, is essential in effectively countering modern day terrorism and to sustaining and securing the republic...

The Perfect Storm: The Religious Apocalyptic Imagination and Personal Disaster Preparedness

Interview — video. Anne Marie Albertazzi. This thesis examines the relationship between religious apocalyptic beliefs and disaster preparedness motivations in the United States. Four focus groups were convened with members of the American public...

Faith-Based and Community Initiatives in Homeland Security in the State of Alabama

Interview — video. Sydney Hoffman. Sydney Hoffman, Director of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives for the Alabama Governor’s Office discusses her role in organizing community leaders using the combination of volunteerism, charity, and DHS sponsored...