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Author Redden, Shawna Malvini.

Title 101 Pat-Downs An Undercover Look at Airport Security and the TSA
Published Lincoln : Potomac Books, 2021
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Description 1 online resource (291 p.)
Contents Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. From the Golden Age of Flying to Security Theatre in Ninety Days Flat -- 2. "My House, My Rules" -- 3. Fear and Loathing in Airport Security -- 4. Is That a Salami in Your Purse? (Or Are You Happy to See Me?) -- 5. "One Shoe, Two Shoes, Red Shoes, Blue Shoes" -- 6. No Crying over Stolen Shampoo -- 7. Naked Scanners Are for Perverts -- 8. Meeting Resistance -- 9. Risk-Based Security -- 10. Even Pilots Have Pat-Downs, Sometimes -- 11. On the Front Lines with "Screener Joe"
12. Lemmings and Sheeple -- 13. Nice TSOs Finish Last -- 14. The Traveling Unicorn -- 15. Traveling with Identity Baggage -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary 101 Pat-Downs traces the history of airport security since September 11, 2001, introducing assorted characters of airport security, from passengers who check their brains with their baggage to Transportation Security Administration officers who break the stereotypes
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Aeronautics, Commercial -- Passenger traffic -- Security measures
Aeronautics, Commercial -- Security measures.
Airports -- Employees -- Safety measures
Airports -- Management.
Airports -- Security measures
Terrorism -- Prevention.
Aeronautics, Commercial -- Security measures.
Airports -- Management.
Airports -- Security measures.
Terrorism -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1640124640
9781640124646