Politics & International Relations: Military & Strategic Studies

  • Comparative Emergency Management: Examining Global and Regional Responses to Disasters book cover

    Comparative Emergency Management

    Examining Global and Regional Responses to Disasters, 1st Edition

    Edited by DeMond Shondell Miller, Jason David Rivera

    A host of natural and man-made disasters have plagued the world in the twenty-first century, many with significant global impact. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, the Indian Ocean tsunami, and Hurricane Katrina all affected broad regions with devastating results. The need for better emergency…

    Hardback – 2011-06-16
    CRC Press

  • The Routledge Handbook of Energy Security book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Energy Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roman V. Sidortsov

    This Handbook examines the subject of energy security: its definition, dimensions, ways to measure and index it, and the complicating factors that are often overlooked. The volume identifies varying definitions and dimensions of energy security, including those that prioritize security of supply…

    Hardback – 2010-12-17
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of New Security Studies book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of New Security Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. Peter Burgess

    This new Handbook gathers together state-of-the-art theoretical reflection and empirical research by a group of leading international scholars in the subdiscipline of Critical Security Studies. In today’s globalised setting, the challenge of maintaining security is no longer limited to the…

    Hardback – 2010-01-13
    Routledge

  • Intelligent Video Surveillance: Systems and Technology book cover

    Intelligent Video Surveillance

    Systems and Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yunqian Ma, Gang Qian

    From the streets of London to subway stations in New York City, hundreds of thousands of surveillance cameras ubiquitously collect hundreds of thousands of videos, often running 24/7. How can such vast volumes of video data be stored, analyzed, indexed, and searched? How can advanced video…

    Hardback – 2009-12-16
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Intelligence Studies book cover

    Handbook of Intelligence Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Loch K. Johnson

    This topical volume offers a comprehensive review of secret intelligence organizations and activities. Intelligence has been in the news consistently since 9/11 and the Iraqi WMD errors. Leading experts in the field approach the three major missions of intelligence: collection-and-analysis;…

    Paperback – 2009-04-09
    Routledge

  • Global Warming, Natural Hazards, and Emergency Management book cover

    Global Warming, Natural Hazards, and Emergency Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Haddow, Jane A. Bullock, Kim Haddow

    Scientists predict the earth is facing 40-to-60 years of climate change, even if emissions of carbon dioxide and other global warming gases stopped today. One inevitable consequence of the greenhouse gases already in the atmosphere will be an increase in the frequency and severity of natural…

    Paperback – 2008-10-20
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Conflict Analysis and Resolution book cover

    Handbook of Conflict Analysis and Resolution

    1st Edition

    By Dennis J.D. Sandole, Sean Byrne, Ingrid Sandole-Staroste, Jessica Senehi

    This major Handbook comprises cutting-edge essays from leading scholars in the field of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (CAR). The volume provides a comprehensive overview of the core concepts, theories, approaches, processes, and intervention designs in the field. The central theme is the value…

    Hardback – 2008-07-31
    Routledge

  • Emergency Response Handbook for Chemical and Biological Agents and Weapons book cover

    Emergency Response Handbook for Chemical and Biological Agents and Weapons

    2nd Edition

    By John R. Cashman

    Updated to reflect the numerous advances that have evolved since the September 11 terrorist attacks, Emergency Response Handbook for Chemical and Biological Agents and Weapons, Second Edition maintains its reputation as a comprehensive training manual for emergency responders to incidents involving…

    Hardback – 2008-03-31
    CRC Press

  • Homeland Security Handbook book cover

    Homeland Security Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Pinkowski

    Blinded by emotional rhetoric, political posturing, and genuine fear, previous efforts to defend our way of life against aggressors intent on inflicting personal and economic destruction have proven, in hindsight, to be misguided, panicked, and reactionary. Evaluation and assessment to date is…

    Hardback – 2008-01-24
    CRC Press
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Disaster Management Handbook book cover

    Disaster Management Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Pinkowski

    Record breaking hurricane seasons, tornados, tsunamis, earthquakes, and intentional acts of mass-casualty violence, give lie to the delusion that disasters are the anomaly and not the norm. Disaster management is rooted in the fundamental belief that we can protect ourselves. Even if we cannot…

    Hardback – 2008-01-22
    CRC Press
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Handbook of Peace and Conflict Studies book cover

    Handbook of Peace and Conflict Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charles Webel, Johan Galtung

    This major new Handbook provides a cutting-edge and transdisciplinary overview of the main issues, debates, state-of-the-art methods, and key concepts in peace and conflict studies today. The fields of peace and conflict studies have grown exponentially since being initiated by Professor Johan…

    Hardback – 2007-02-08
    Routledge
    Weber in Translation

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