• Countering New(est) Terrorism: Hostage-Taking, Kidnapping, and Active Violence — Assessing, Negotiating, and Assaulting book cover

    Countering New(est) Terrorism

    Hostage-Taking, Kidnapping, and Active Violence — Assessing, Negotiating, and Assaulting

    By Bruce Newsome, William James Stewart, Aarefah Mosavi

    How should we analyze and assess new terrorist behaviors? What are the particular risks and challenges from new terrorism? Should we negotiate with terrorists, and, if so, how? When should we use force against terrorists? Countering New(est) Terrorism: Hostage-Taking, Kidnapping, and Active…

    Hardback – 2018-01-04 
    CRC Press

  • U.S. Counterterrorism: From Nixon to Trump – Key Challenges, Issues, and Responses book cover

    U.S. Counterterrorism

    From Nixon to Trump – Key Challenges, Issues, and Responses

    By Michael B. Kraft, Edward Marks

    The United States and its allies have been fighting various iterations of terrorism for decades. While the threat remains, it is ever-changing—as are the military, political, and diplomatic options available to counter such threats. With the election of Donald J. Trump—and views expressed on…

    Hardback – 2017-12-27 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Intelligence Studies book cover

    Introduction to Intelligence Studies

    2nd Edition

    By Carl J. Jensen, III, David H. McElreath, Melissa Graves

    Introduction to Intelligence Studies provides a comprehensive overview of intelligence and security issues confronting the United States today. Since the attacks of 9/11, the United States Intelligence Community has undergone an extensive overhaul. This textbook provides a comprehensive overview…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

    8th Edition

    By Cynthia C. Combs

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century helps readers understand terrorism, responses to it, and current trends that affect the future of this phenomenon. Putting terrorism into historical perspective and analyzing it as a form of political violence, this text presents the most essential concepts,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Field Confirmation Testing for Suspicious Substances book cover

    Field Confirmation Testing for Suspicious Substances

    By Rick Houghton

    Frequently a substance found at a port of entry, waste site, laboratory triage facility, or even in a hazardous materials emergency will be labeled and purportedly identified. But law enforcement and other first responders cannot take this claim at face value, as the accuracy is not confirmed and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Counter-Terrorism for Emergency Responders, Third Edition book cover

    Counter-Terrorism for Emergency Responders, Third Edition

    By Robert A. Burke

    Using the authors many years of experience in emergency services and his skills as a hazardous materials consultant, prepares the first responder to handle everything from re-establishing control and on-scene triage to investigating the crime. Including information on pre-incident and avoidance…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Chemical and Biological Weapons and Terrorism book cover

    Chemical and Biological Weapons and Terrorism

    By Anthony Tu

    Written by the world’s leading expert on the Tokyo sarin attacks, Chemical and Biological Weapons and Terrorism is a comprehensive examination of the use, detection, and prevention of chemical and biological attacks. Divided in two parts, one devoted to chemical and the other biological weapons,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Collaborative Cyber Threat Intelligence: Detecting and Responding to Advanced Cyber Attacks at the National Level book cover

    Collaborative Cyber Threat Intelligence

    Detecting and Responding to Advanced Cyber Attacks at the National Level

    Edited by Florian Skopik

    Threat intelligence is a surprisingly complex topic that goes far beyond the obvious technical challenges of collecting, modelling and sharing technical indicators. Most books in this area focus mainly on technical measures to harden a system based on threat intel data and limit their scope to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Private Security and the Law, 5th Edition book cover

    Private Security and the Law, 5th Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    Private Security and the Law, Fifth Edition, is a singular resource that provides the most comprehensive analysis of practices in the security industry with respect to law, regulation, licensure, and constitutional questions of case and statutory authority. The book begins with a historical…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    CRC Press

  • The Freedom Fighter: A Terrorist's Own Story book cover

    The Freedom Fighter

    A Terrorist's Own Story

    By Murat Haner

    The ability of terrorist groups to inflict death and destruction has markedly increased with technological advances in the areas of communication, transportation, and weapon capability. Using these new tools and networks, terrorists now seek to inflict mass casualties worldwide. Given these…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Modeling and Analytics: Retail Risk Management and Asset Protection book cover

    Essentials of Modeling and Analytics

    Retail Risk Management and Asset Protection

    By David B. Speights, Daniel M. Downs, Adi Raz

    Essentials of Modeling and Analytics illustrates how and why analytics can be used effectively by loss prevention staff. The book offers an in-depth overview of analytics, first illustrating how analytics are used to solve business problems, then exploring the tools and training that staff will…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12
    Routledge

  • First Responders Handbook: An Introduction, Second Edition book cover

    First Responders Handbook

    An Introduction, Second Edition

    By Michael L. Madigan

    The objective of this handbook is to make available in a quick reference form, the information to enhance and support the response capabilities of firefighters, emergency medical technicians, hazardous materials response teams, law enforcement officers, bomb squads, medical doctors and nurses,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07
    CRC Press

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