• HAZMAT Guide for First Responders book cover

    HAZMAT Guide for First Responders

    By Michael L. Madigan

    The goal of this book is to help train hazmat response teams and other responders in disaster training, techniques, and planning.The book will also help define and sharpen training plans and assumptions. Focusing on lessons learned from real-world experiences during actual disasters, the book will…

    Paperback – 2017-05-29 
    CRC Press

  • Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management book cover

    Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management

    2nd Edition

    By Nicolas A. Valcik, Paul E. Tracy

    Designed to enable practitioners and students to evaluate a variety of real-life emergencies from every angle, this new edition of Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management provides clear, thorough, step-by-step descriptions of more than 50 major disasters or emergencies. Arranged…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Beyond Command and Control: Leadership, Culture and Risk book cover

    Beyond Command and Control

    Leadership, Culture and Risk

    By Richard Adams, Christine Owen, Cameron Scott, David Phillip Parsons

    This book will advance the understanding of leadership beyond the inherited myths and modalities of command and control. Leadership is separated from ideas and institutional seniority and explained as the collaborative power of one with others. Enabling the intelligent co-participation of all…

    Paperback – 2017-04-21 
    CRC Press

  • Communicating Emergency Preparedness: Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors, Second Edition book cover

    Communicating Emergency Preparedness

    Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors, Second Edition

    By Damon P. Coppola, Erin K. Maloney

    This fully revised edition of Communicating Emergency Preparedness: Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors includes timely case studies, events, and references to articles and opinions about the direction of emergency preparedness communication. The authors draw upon their…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 
    CRC Press

  • Security Surveillance Centers: Design, Implementation, and Operation book cover

    Security Surveillance Centers

    Design, Implementation, and Operation

    By Anthony V. DiSalvatore

    Unlike current books on the market that focus primarily on the technical aspects of surveillance and protection, Security Surveillance Centers: Design, Implementation, and Operation focuses on the operation of a security surveillance center. This text explains in detail the role of security…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12 
    CRC Press

  • Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism book cover

    Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism

    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan, Heléne Lööw, Leena Malkki

    President Obama has declared that the greatest terrorist threat which America faces is attacks by lone wolf terrorists. This volume expands the lone wolf rubric to include autonomous cells: small groups of terrorists who cooperate, but operate independently. The challenge presented by lone wolves…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Emergency Response: A Human Factors and Systems Engineering Approach book cover

    Handbook of Emergency Response

    A Human Factors and Systems Engineering Approach

    Edited by Adedeji B. Badiru, LeeAnn Racz

    Despite preemptive preparations, disasters can and do occur. Whether natural disasters, catastrophic accidents, or terrorist attacks, the risk cannot be completely eliminated. A carefully prepared response is your best defense. Handbook of Emergency Response: A Human Factors and Systems Engineering…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    CRC Press
    Systems Innovation Book Series

  • Large-Scale Evacuation

    The Analysis, Modeling, and Management of Emergency Relocation from Hazardous Areas

    By Pamela Murray-Tuite, Michael K. Lindell, Paul Brian Wolshon, Earl 'Jay' Baker

    This book focuses on the topic of modeling evacuations that use the road transportation network. It combines perspectives from social scientists and transportation engineers, fields that have traditionally approached evacuation modeling from distinctly different perspectives. It discusses the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Critical Infrastructures Resilience

    Policy and Engineering Principles

    By Auroop Ratan Ganguly, Stephen Flynn, Udit Bhatia

    This work explores the new paradigm centered on the concept of resilience by approaching the challenges posed by globalization, climate change, and growing urbanization on critical infrastructures and key resources through the combination of policy and engineering perspectives. The text identifies…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Understanding Personal Security and Risk: A Guide for Business Travelers book cover

    Understanding Personal Security and Risk

    A Guide for Business Travelers

    By Charles E. Goslin

    Uniting broad, time-tested security principles and the author’s 35-plus years of experience with international security, intelligence, and foreign affairs, Understanding Personal Security: A Guide for Business Travelers offers a detailed yet practical framework on which to develop personal security…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Crisis and Emergency Management

    Theory and Practice

    By Ali Farazmand

    As the world becomes more populated and globally connected, issues in security, systems viability, and the future must be addressed and managed. This book navigates the increasingly complicated advances in theory and practice in the twin fields of crisis and emergency management. It focuses on…

    Hardback – 2017-02-15
    CRC Press

  • Social Media, Crisis Communication, and Emergency Management

    Leveraging Web and Mobile Technologies, Second Edition

    By Connie M. White

    As social media continues to evolve at a rapid pace, emergency professionals need to know how to effectively implement and utilize social media and Web 2.0 technologies. This includes communication across agencies in emergency planning, preparedness, and response as well as for in-crisis…

    Hardback – 2017-02-15
    CRC Press

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