Homeland Security Products

  • Business Theft and Fraud

    Detection and Prevention

    By James R. Youngblood

    This book will take a look at the various types of fraud and theft that threaten the business community. Numerous books have been written on specific threats, theft and fraud that target the business community, but most fail to take a broad look at the many potential threats that overarch the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02 
    CRC Press

  • Managing Critical Incidents and Large-Scale Event Security

    By Eloy Nuñez, Ernest G. Vendrell

    Nuñez and Vendrell aim to provide the most current and effective resources for managing special events and critical incidents. Their book relies heavily on case studies and after action reports that examine the lessons learned from a multitude of previous events and incidents. In addition, the text…

    Hardback – 2016-07-21 
    CRC Press

  • Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

    An Introductory Text for Emergency Management and Planning Professionals, Second Edition

    By Anna K. Schwab, Dylan Sandler, David J. Brower

    This book introduces the concept of hazards as part of the earth’s natural systems, in contrast to "disasters," which occur at the intersection of the built and natural environments. The authors emphasize choices made by society that either increase or diminish our level of vulnerability to the…

    Hardback – 2016-07-05 
    CRC Press

  • Biometrics in Support of Military Operations

    Lessons from the Battlefield

    By William C. Buhrow

    Biometrics in Support of Military Operations: Lessons from the Battlefield examines and evaluates recent U.S. military experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan in the context of the use of biometrics and related technologies. The book takes a comprehensive look at how biometrics has been used to support…

    Hardback – 2016-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2016-06-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Radar Imaging for Maritime Observation

    Edited by Fabrizio Berizzi, Marco Martorella, Elisa Giusti

    Radar imaging is one of the most important tools for monitoring the sea surface. This book presents the most recent radar signal processing techniques and innovative radar concepts. The first part of the book discusses mathematical details of both SAR and ISAR techniques. The second part focuses on…

    Hardback – 2016-06-29 
    CRC Press
    Signal and Image Processing of Earth Observations

  • The Facility Manager's Guide to Safety and Security

    By John W. Henderson

    A guide for facility managers of varying types of facilities including, apartment buildings/complexes, office buildings, retail stores, educational facilities (schools), restaurants, and countless others. It will look specifically at the physical similarities inherent in all buildings/facilities…

    Paperback – 2016-06-29 
    CRC Press

  • Terrorism and WMDs

    Awareness and Response, Second Edition

    By John Pichtel

    Since the publication of the first edition in 2011, new security threats have come to the forefront. Among these, we have heard about terrorist weapons/delivery methods becoming increasingly sophisticated, seen the rise of ISIS and the Khorasan Group, seen extensive reporting on the theft or loss…

    Hardback – 2016-06-24 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Second Edition

    Edited by Douglas M. Marshall, Richard K. Barnhart, Eric Shappee, Michael Thomas Most

    Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems surveys the fundamentals of unmanned aircraft system (UAS) operations, from sensors, controls, and automation to regulations, safety procedures, and human factors. It is designed for the student or layperson and thus assumes no prior knowledge of UASs,…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08 
    CRC Press

  • The Paradoxes of Aid Work

    Passionate Professionals

    By Silke Roth

    This book explores what attracts people to aidwork and to what extent the promises of aidwork are fulfilled. 'Aidland' is a highly complex and heterogeneous context which includes many different occupations, forms of employment and organizations. Analysing the processes that lead to the involvement…

    Paperback – 2016-06-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Disasters and Social Resilience

    A bioecological approach

    By Helen J. Boon, Alison Cottrell, David King

    The interconnectedness of communities, organisations, governing bodies, policy and individuals in the field of disaster studies has never been accurately examined or comprehensively modelled. This kind of study is vital for planning policy and emergency responses and assessing individual and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Enterprise Level Security

    Securing Information Systems in an Uncertain World

    By William R. Simpson

    Enterprise Level Security: Securing Information Systems in an Uncertain World provides a modern alternative to the fortress approach to security. The new approach is more distributed and has no need for passwords or accounts. Global attacks become much more difficult, and losses are localized,…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29
    Auerbach Publications

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