Critical Security Products

  • Exercise Design for Disaster Managers

    By Jeffrey R. Roth

    Exercises are problem solving tools - they bring people together and inspire "out of the box" thinking. To be efficient, excersises need a deliberate focus on a particular preparedness need or threat, a vision for what the outcome should be, and a plan detailing the structural components needed to…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Radioactivity and Emergency Preparedness

    By Mats Isaksson, Christopher L. Raaf

    Radioactive sources such as nuclear power installations can pose a great threat to both humans and our environment. How do we measure, model and regulate such threats? Environmental Radioactivity and Emergency Preparedness addresses these topical questions and aims to plug the gap in the lack of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-11 
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Psychological Disaster Management

    Challenges, Resilience, and Recovery

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Veronica Tucci

    Integrating scholarly articles from international experts and first-hand accounts, this compendium volume looks at the important issues from these perspectives: prevalence and challenges of psychological trauma after a disaster; psychological preparation of communities psychologically before a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • International Disaster Health Care

    Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez

    International Disaster Health Care: Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education provides a complete image of the needs, concerns, and insights that relate to disaster preparedness from an international health-care perspective. The United Nations has recognized the devastating…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Effective Communication During Disasters

    Making Use of Technology, Media, and Human Resources

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Sarah Bezek, Jonathan Dyal

    In today’s world, there are new opportunities for disaster communications through modern technology and social media. Social network applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram can connect friends, family, first responders, and those providing relief and assistance. However, social media…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Russia's Securitization of Chechnya

    How War Became Acceptable

    By Julie Wilhelmsen

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of how mobilization and legitimation for war are made possible, with a focus on Russia's conflict with Chechnya. Through which processes do leaders and their publics come to define and accept certain conflicts as difficult to engage in, and others as logical,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Vulnerable Populations and Disaster

    Risk Reduction, Resilience, Management, and Recovery

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez, Gerard Job

    This new volume provides a nuanced look at vulnerable populations before, during, and after disasters. Vulnerable populations include the economically disadvantaged, racial and ethnic minorities, the uninsured, low-income children, the elderly, the homeless, children and young people, and those…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Migration and Security in the Global Age

    Diaspora Communities and Conflict

    By Feargal Cochrane

    This book is an interdisciplinary examination of several interconnecting aspects of migrant communities in the context of contemporary conflict and security. The book illustrates that within this globalised world, migrants have become key actors, living in the spaces between states, as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Counter-Radicalisation

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Christopher Baker-Beall, Charlotte Heath-Kelly, Lee Jarvis

    This book offers a wide-ranging and critical examination of recent counter-radicalisation policies, using case studies from several countries. Counter-radicalisation policies, such as the UK ‘Prevent’ strategy, have been highly controversial and increasingly criticised since their introduction. In…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • (In)Security and the Production of International Relations

    The Politics of Securitisation in Europe

    By Jonas Hagmann

    This book provides a framework for analysing the interplay between securitisation and foreign affairs, reconnecting critical security studies with traditional IR concerns about interstate relations. What happens to foreign policymaking when actors, things or processes are presented as threats?…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Security Studies

  • War, Police and Assemblages of Intervention

    Edited by Jan Bachmann, Colleen Bell, Caroline Holmqvist

    This book reflects on the way in which war and police/policing intersect in contemporary Western-led interventions in the global South. The volume combines empirically oriented work with ground-breaking theoretical insights and aims to collect, for the first time, thoughts on how war and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Climate Change and Resource Conflict

    The Role of Scarcity

    By Judith M. Bretthauer

    This book examines the links between climate change and resource scarcity to violent conflict. Does climate change cause conflicts? This book analyses the economic, political and social conditions under which countries with low levels of freshwater or arable land experience armed conflict. There…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

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