• Threat Level Red: Cybersecurity Research Programs of the U.S. Government book cover

    Threat Level Red

    Cybersecurity Research Programs of the U.S. Government, 1st Edition

    By Michael Erbschloe

    There is extensive government research on cyber security science, technology, and applications. Much of this research will be transferred to the private sector to aid in product development and the improvement of protective measures against cyber warfare attacks. This research is not widely…

    Hardback – 2017-07-14
    Auerbach Publications

  • Effective Communication During Disasters: Making Use of Technology, Media, and Human Resources book cover

    Effective Communication During Disasters

    Making Use of Technology, Media, and Human Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Sarah Bezek, Jonathan Dyal

    This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. 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…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Apple Academic Press

  • Critical Infrastructure Protection, Risk Management, and Resilience: A Policy Perspective book cover

    Critical Infrastructure Protection, Risk Management, and Resilience

    A Policy Perspective, 1st Edition

    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 – 2016-12-06
    CRC Press

  • Homeland Security: An Introduction to Principles and Practice, Third Edition book cover

    Homeland Security

    An Introduction to Principles and Practice, Third Edition, 3rd 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 – 2016-12-06
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Emergency Management book cover

    Introduction to Emergency Management

    2nd 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 – 2016-11-22
    CRC Press

  • Terrorism and WMDs: Awareness and Response, Second Edition book cover

    Terrorism and WMDs

    Awareness and Response, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By John Pichtel

    Terrorism and WMD’s, Second Edition provides a comprehensive, up-to-date survey of terrorism and weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). Terrorist weapons and delivery methods are becoming increasingly sophisticated; as such, this book focuses on the chemistry and biology of WMDs, the development and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01
    CRC Press

  • Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness: An Introductory Text for Emergency Management and Planning Professionals, Second Edition book cover

    Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

    An Introductory Text for Emergency Management and Planning Professionals, Second Edition, 2nd 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 – 2016-07-14
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems book cover

    Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    2nd 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 – 2016-05-24
    CRC Press

  • Enterprise Level Security: Securing Information Systems in an Uncertain World book cover

    Enterprise Level Security

    Securing Information Systems in an Uncertain World, 1st Edition

    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 – 2016-05-13
    Auerbach Publications

  • Terrorism and Counterterrorism book cover

    Terrorism and Counterterrorism

    5th Edition

    By Brigitte L Nacos

    Focusing on the phenomenon of terrorism in the age of ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism and Counterterrorism investigates this form of political violence in an international and American context and in light of new and historical trends. In this comprehensive and highly readable text, renowned expert Brigitte…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24
    Routledge

  • Sensitive Security Information, Certified® (SSI) Body of Knowledge book cover

    Sensitive Security Information, Certified® (SSI) Body of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By American Board for Certification in Homeland Security

    Sensitive security information (SSI) is a category of sensitive but unclassified information under the United States government's information sharing and control rules. SSI plays a crucial role in all types of security. It is information obtained in the conduct of security activities which, if…

    Paperback – 2016-02-24
    CRC Press
    Center for National Threat Assessment

  • New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures book cover

    New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald J. Kendall, Steven M. Presley, Seshadri S. Ramkumar

    A science-based text, New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures presents research that addresses the growing threat of chemical and biological terrorism as well as the need for improvements in the implementation of countermeasures. This new textbook building upon…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17
    CRC Press

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