• U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe book cover

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • Boko Haram: Security Considerations and the Rise of an Insurgency book cover

    Boko Haram

    Security Considerations and the Rise of an Insurgency, 1st Edition

    By Ona Ekhomu

    Boko Haram analyzes the activities and atrocities of Nigeria’s Jihadi terrorist group, Boko Haram, in the context of global religious fundamentalism and extremism. The book traces the early beginnings of the religious sect, the conversion of its leader to radical Islam in 2002, and the group’s…

    Hardback – 2019-12-02
    CRC Press

  • Fear, Society, and the Police book cover

    Fear, Society, and the Police

    1st Edition

    By Dale L. June

    Fear, Society, and the Police examines elements of fear and how they can be controlled and turned into an effective and proper response in an emergency situation. Readers of this book will be exposed to ways fear can become an uncontrolled emotion, often leading to unnecessary acts of violence, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

  • Human Dimensions of Cybersecurity book cover

    Human Dimensions of Cybersecurity

    1st Edition

    By Terry Bossomaier, Steven D'Alessandro, Roger Bradbury

    "In Human Dimensions of Cyber Security, Terry Bossomaier, Steven D’Alessandro, and Roger Bradbury have produced a book that … shows how it is indeed possible to achieve what we all need; a multidisciplinary, rigorously researched and argued, and above all accessible account of cybersecurity — what…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26
    Auerbach Publications

  • Terrorist Rehabilitation and Community Engagement in Malaysia and Southeast Asia book cover

    Terrorist Rehabilitation and Community Engagement in Malaysia and Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohd Mizan Aslam, Rohan Gunaratna

    The contributors to this book analyse the different approaches and modes of terrorist rehabilitation that have been attempted by Malaysia, and other countries in Southeast Asia. With an emphasis on the particular contexts within which they operate, this book examines the factors that determine the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Politics of Disorder and Instability

  • National Security, Personal Privacy and the Law: Surveying Electronic Surveillance and Data Acquisition book cover

    National Security, Personal Privacy and the Law

    Surveying Electronic Surveillance and Data Acquisition, 1st Edition

    By Sybil Sharpe

    There have been significant changes in public attitudes towards surveillance in the last few years as a consequence of the Snowden disclosures and the Cambridge Analytica scandal. This book re-evaluates competing arguments between national security and personal privacy. The increased assimilation…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti: Disaster Industrial Complex book cover

    Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti

    Disaster Industrial Complex, 1st Edition

    By Juliana Svistova, Loretta Pyles

    Natural disasters have long been seen as naturally generated events, but as scientific, technological, and social knowledge of disasters has become more sophisticated, the part that people and systems play in disaster events has become more apparent. Production of Disaster and Recovery in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Translation in Cascading Crises book cover

    Translation in Cascading Crises

    1st Edition

    Edited by Federico M. Federici, Sharon O'Brien

    This volume addresses the imperative need for recognizing, exploring, and developing the role of multilingual communication in crisis settings. It is recognized that 'communication is aid' and that access to communication is an undeniable human right in crises. Even where effective and accurate…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge

  • Beyond Public Administration: Contemplating and Nudging Government-in-Context book cover

    Beyond Public Administration

    Contemplating and Nudging Government-in-Context, 1st Edition

    By David John Farmer

    How can public administration (P.A.) nudge government to govern fundamentally better in terms of policy? How critical is P.A. contemplation and nudges – prods, shoves or hammer blows - to government-in-context? In this book, David John Farmer argues that government-in-context refers to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Radiation Threats and Your Safety: A Guide to Preparation and Response for Professionals and Community book cover

    Radiation Threats and Your Safety

    A Guide to Preparation and Response for Professionals and Community, 1st Edition

    By Armin Ansari

    While it has aided far many more than it has harmed, radiation is forever etched in the public’s mind as an indiscriminate and particularly pernicious killer. Consequently, it is especially critical in this age of terrorist threats that we equip ourselves with accurate information and practical…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • The Sociology of Disaster: Fictional Explorations of Human Experiences book cover

    The Sociology of Disaster

    Fictional Explorations of Human Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Thomas E. Drabek

    In a book as illuminating as it is captivating, Thomas E. Drabek presents an in-depth analysis of the emotional impacts of disaster events and the many ripple effects that follow.  Through the technique of storytelling, a series of nine fictional stories where characters experience actual…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • International Order and the Politics of Disaster book cover

    International Order and the Politics of Disaster

    1st Edition

    By Scott D. Watson

    In this indispensable and comprehensive text, Scott D. Watson critically examines the current understanding of international order that underpins international disaster management and disaster diplomacy. Based on empirical analysis of the three international disaster management regimes - disaster…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

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