Homeland Security Products

  • Security Surveillance Centers

    Design, Implementation, and Operation

    By Anthony V. DiSalvatore

    Security Surveillance Centers covers the critical areas of the design, implementation, and operation of security surveillance centers regardless of their size. It details the role of security surveillance, use of the control room and console design, processes, procedures, legal perspectives, and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    CRC Press

  • Critical Infrastructure Protection, Risk Management, and Resilience

    A Policy Perspective

    By Kelley Cronin, Nancy E. Marion

    Critical Infrastructure Protection and Risk Management covers the history of risk assessment, crtical infrastructure protection, and the various structures that make up the homeland security enterprise. The authors examine risk assessment in the public and private sectors, the evolution of laws and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    CRC Press

  • North American Border Conflicts

    Race, Politics, and Ethics

    By Laurence Armand French, Magdaleno Manzanarez

    North American Border Conflicts: Race, Politics, and Ethics adds to the current discussion on class, race, ethnic, and sectarian divides, not only within the United States but throughout the Americas in general. The book explores the phenomenon of border challenges throughout the world,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    CRC Press

  • Coming Home after Disaster

    Multiple Dimensions of Housing Recovery

    Edited by Alka Sapat, Ann-Margaret Esnard

    Post-disaster housing concerns and dilemmas are complex, global in nature, and are inextricably intertwined with social, economic, and political considerations. The multi-faceted nature of housing recovery requires a holistic approach that accounts for its numerous dimensions and contours that are…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    CRC Press

  • Fighting Terrorism: From Nixon to Obama

    By Yonah Alexander, Michael Kraft

    This book provides an updated overview of the counterterrorism related developments, actions, and programs during the Obama and previous administrations. This book will describe these developments and also provide excerpts from and links to the key statements, documents and Congressional testimony…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Crisis Communication

    Case Studies and Lessons Learned from International Disasters

    By Kjell Brataas

    The book takes a close and "inside" look at recent tragedies and natural disasters and focuses on the communication aspect of each incident. For most case studies, it provides accounts from people handling the event, e.g. communication staff or management. Each chapter begins with an eye…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC 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 – 2016-12-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Introduction to Emergency Management, Second Edition

    By Brenda Phillips, David M. Neal, Gary Webb

    Emergency management university programs have experienced dramatic and exponential growth over the last twelve years. This new, fully updated edition introduces majors and minors to the field and provides content accessible to those students taking introductory emergency management courses. The…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Private Investigation and Homeland Security

    By Daniel J. Benny

    The threat against the homeland continues and the private investigator plays a critical part in this effort. This includes in providing criminal, civil and background investigation, protective service, security consulting and electronic sweeps. The text will provide an overview of the role of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Homeland Security

    An Introduction to Principles and Practice, Third Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    Since formed in 2002, DHS has been at the forefront of determining and furthering some of the most hotly debated security issues facing the U.S. and global community in the 21st century. Nearly 200 university programs with undergrad and graduate majors have cropped up in the last dozen-plus years…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • 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

  • Soft Targets and Crisis Management

    What Emergency Planners and Security Professionals Need to Know

    Edited by Michael J. Fagel, Jennifer Hesterman

    Uniting the best of Michael Fagel and Jennifer Hesterman's books in the fields of homeland security and emergency management, the editors of this volume present the prevailing issues affecting the homeland security community today. Many natural and man-made threats can impact our communities—but…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15
    CRC Press

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