Land in the American West Private Claims and the Common Good

ISBN-10: 0295980206

ISBN-13: 9780295980201

Edition: 2000

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List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 6.02" wide x 9.00" long x 0.56" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

James C. Foster, Fellow is the Deputy Director of Global Security Solution Development for Computer Sciences Corporation where he is responsible for the vision and development of physical, personnel, and data security solutions. Preceding CSC, Foster was the Director of Research and Development for Foundstone Inc. (acquired by McAfee) and was responsible for all aspects of product, consulting, and corporate R&D initiatives. Prior to joining Foundstone, Foster was an Executive Advisor and Research Scientist with Guardent Inc. (acquired by Verisign) and an adjunct author at Information Security Magazine(acquired by TechTarget), subsequent to working as Security Research Specialist for the Department of Defense. With his core competencies residing in high-tech remote management, international expansion, application security, protocol analysis, and search algorithm technology, Foster has conducted numerous code reviews for commercial OS components, Win32 application assessments, and reviews on commercial-grade cryptography implementations. Foster is a seasoned speaker and has presented throughout North America at conferences, technology forums, security summits, and research symposiums with highlights at the Microsoft Security Summit, BlackHat USA, BlackHat Windows, MIT Wireless Research Forum, SANS, MilCon, TechGov, InfoSec World 2001, and the Thomson Security Conference. He also is commonly asked to comment on pertinent security issues and has been sited in USAToday, Information Security Magazine, Baseline, Computer World, Secure Computing, and the MIT Technologist. Foster holds an A.S., B.S., MBA and numerous technology and management certifications and has attended or conducted research at the Yale School of Business, Harvard University, the University of Maryland, and is currently a Fellow at University of Pennsylvanias Wharton School of Business. Foster is also a well published author with multiple commercial and educational papers; and has authored, contributed, or edited for major publications to include Snort 2.0, Snort 2.1, Hacking Exposed 4th Ed, Special Ops Security, Anti-Hacker Toolkit 2nd Ed, Advanced Intrusion Detection, Hacking the Code, Anti-Spam Toolkit, and the upcoming Google Hacking: Penetration Techniques.

Introduction: In Search of Western Lands
Three Perspectives on Property Rights
Private Property and the Public Interest: Land in the American Idea
Property Rights, Freedom, and Evolving Social Order
New Property Rights Debates: The Dialectics of Naming, Blaming, and Claiming
Urban and Rural Vantage Points on Property
Land for Cities, Scenery for City People: Managing Urbanization in the American Grain
From Open Range to Closed Range on the Public Lands
Three Case Studies of Land Use
Dividing the Land: The Taylor Ranch and the Case for Preserving the Limited Access Commons
Public Lands and Public Sentiment: A Comparative Look at National Parks
Owning It All in Alaska: The Political Power of a Rhetorical Paradigm
Epilogue: Contested Terrain: The Business of Land in the American West
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