Critical Security Products

  • Transformations of Security Studies

    Dialogues, Diversity and Discipline

    Edited by Gabi Schlag, Julian Junk, Christopher Daase

    This volume brings together a group of distinguished scholars to engage in a dialogue on key developments in the study of security. This book provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical, empirical and methodological developments within security studies, whose political and societal importance…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge
    PRIO New Security Studies

  • Hurricane Mitigation for the Built Environment

    By Ricardo A. Alvarez

    Focusing on coastal regions affected by tropical cyclones, this book highlights vulnerability, natural hazards, damage, risk, emergency management, and hazard mitigation. It looks at the common sequence of failures and oversight in planning that amplify the severity of the damage caused by storms.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Private Security Studies

    Edited by Rita Abrahamsen, Anna Leander

    This new Handbook offers a comprehensive overview of current research on private security and military companies, comprising essays by leading scholars from around the world. The increasing privatization of security across the globe has been the subject of much debate and controversy, inciting…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Security

    Edited by Mary Martin, Taylor Owen

    This Handbook will serve as a standard reference guide to the subject of human security, which has grown greatly in importance over the past twenty years. Human security has been part of academic and policy discourses since it was first promoted by the UNDP in its 1994 Human Development Report.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-22 
    Routledge

  • Disaster Recovery, Second Edition

    By Brenda D. Phillips

    The first edition of Disaster Recovery set a high standard for evidence-based best practices in a user-friendly textbook. Since its publication, a number of important new studies and guides have become available, necessitating an update to this work. This second edition includes updated coverage of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-19 
    CRC Press

  • Living with Climate Change

    How Communities Are Surviving and Thriving in a Changing Climate

    By Jane A. Bullock, George Haddow, Kim Haddow, Damon Coppola

    Communities throughout the country have taken action to reduce the impacts of future disasters given the exacerbating effect of climate change. This book explains actions communities can take to manage the increased risk associated with climate change, including techniques and strategies that have…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Campus Emergency Preparedness

    Meeting ICS and NIMS Compliance

    By Maureen Connolly

    An easily digestible guide, Campus Emergency Preparedness: Meeting ICS and NIMS Compliance helps you develop and organize emergency operation plans. It incorporates the key components recommended by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the US Department of Education and outlines the…

    Hardback – 2015-09-10 
    CRC Press

  • Religion, Identity and Human Security

    By Giorgio Shani

    This work seeks to provide a fresh examination of the relationship between religion, identity and security in a globalizing world, arguing that in order to address human security issues we must seek a reconceptualization of human security along post-secular lines. Religion, Identity and Human…

    Paperback – 2015-09-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • GIS for Critical Infrastructure Protection

    By Robert F. Austin, David P. DiSera, Talbot J. Brooks

    GIS for Critical Infrastructure Protection highlights the GIS-based technologies that can be used to support critical infrastructure protection and emergency management. The book bridges the gap between theory and practice using real-world applications, real-world case studies, and the authors’…

    Hardback – 2015-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Cities and Disasters

    Edited by Davia Cox Downey

    Cities and Disasters presents interdisciplinary and multinational perspectives on emergency management policy, economic development, and the various factors that affect the recovery process after natural disasters strike urban areas. The book has three central themes: policy, urbanity, and the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30 
    CRC Press

  • Bodies, Power and Resistance in the Middle East

    Experiences of Subjectification in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

    By Caitlin Ryan

    The book examines how exercises of power and processes of security exercised in the Occupied Palestinian Territories have formed Palestinian women as subjects. To understand how women experience occupation, this book examines the various ways in which the occupation is directed at making…

    Hardback – 2015-08-25 
    Routledge
    War, Politics and Experience

  • The New Spatiality of Security

    Operational Uncertainty and the US Military in Iraq

    By Caroline M. Croser

    This book provides a rigorous critical analysis of how the US military operates in Iraq, exploring the spatial practices of violence. Contemporary critical analyses of the United States’ involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan emphasise the hegemonic nature of the US military experience, while…

    Paperback – 2015-08-16 
    Routledge

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