• Cities and Disasters book cover

    Cities and Disasters

    1st Edition

    Edited by Davia Cox Downey

    Cities and Disasters presents interdisciplinary and multinational perspectives on emergency management policy, economic development, and the various factors that affect the recovery process after natural disasters strike urban areas. The book has three central themes: policy, urbanity, and the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    CRC Press

  • The U.S. Domestic Intelligence Enterprise: History, Development, and Operations book cover

    The U.S. Domestic Intelligence Enterprise

    History, Development, and Operations, 1st Edition

    By Darren E. Tromblay

    Much has been written about U.S. intelligence operations. However, intelligence, as it is conducted in the U.S. domestic environment, has usually been treated in a fractured and sensationalistic manner. This book dispassionately assesses the U.S. domestically oriented intelligence enterprise by…

    Hardback – 2015-08-05
    CRC Press

  • A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management book cover

    A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management

    1st Edition

    By Adam S. Crowe

    A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management provides interdisciplinary analysis on how particular sets of conditions may occur in the future by evaluating global trends, possible scenarios, emerging conditions, and various other elements of risk management. Firmly based in science, the book…

    Hardback – 2015-05-20
    CRC Press

  • Corporate Security Intelligence and Strategic Decision Making book cover

    Corporate Security Intelligence and Strategic Decision Making

    1st Edition

    By Justin Crump

    Despite a clear and compelling need for an intelligence-led approach to security, operational, and reputational risks, the subject of corporate security intelligence remains poorly understood. An effective intelligence process can directly support and positively impact operational activity and…

    Hardback – 2015-04-28
    CRC Press

  • Cybersecurity: Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare book cover

    Cybersecurity

    Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A. Johnson

    The World Economic Forum regards the threat of cyber attack as one of the top five global risks confronting nations of the world today. Cyber attacks are increasingly targeting the core functions of the economies in nations throughout the world. The threat to attack critical infrastructures,…

    Hardback – 2015-04-16
    CRC Press

  • Disaster's Impact on Livelihood and Cultural Survival: Losses, Opportunities, and Mitigation book cover

    Disaster's Impact on Livelihood and Cultural Survival

    Losses, Opportunities, and Mitigation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Companion

    Many facets of disasters generate interest among scholars and practitioners. However, a vital area of disaster research is consistently underemphasized. Little is written about the immediate and long-term impacts on a community’s livelihood systems and the customs and practices of the culture…

    Hardback – 2015-03-16
    CRC Press

  • From Police to Security Professional: A Guide to a Successful Career Transition book cover

    From Police to Security Professional

    A Guide to a Successful Career Transition, 1st Edition

    By Michael S. D'Angelo

    Former police and military personnel possess attractive skill sets for the private security industry; however, the transition to the corporate arena is not without challenges. Competition for these jobs is fierce. Many candidates possess degrees in security management—some having spent their entire…

    Paperback – 2015-01-28
    CRC Press

  • Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence - Two Volume Set (Print Version) book cover

    Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence - Two Volume Set (Print Version)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Greg Moore

    The Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence is the first definitive work to chronicle the history, profile prominent figures, examine world-renowned agencies, and mark key events that have shaped the present U.S. intelligence landscape. With contributions from scholars, researchers, academics, and…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    Auerbach Publications

  • Emergency Management and Social Intelligence: A Comprehensive All-Hazards Approach book cover

    Emergency Management and Social Intelligence

    A Comprehensive All-Hazards Approach, 1st Edition

    By Charna R. Epstein, Ameya Pawar, Scott. C. Simon

    For effective preparedness, emergency managers must comprehend how a disaster impacts not only the physical infrastructure of the affected community but also the population. They must understand how the people interact with one another, how they interact with government, and how they react to the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    CRC Press

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management book cover

    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management

    1st Edition

    By Brian Tomaszewski

    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide essential disaster management decision support and analytical capabilities. As such, homeland security professionals would greatly benefit from an interdisciplinary understanding of GIS and how GIS relates to disaster management, policy, and practice.…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    Routledge

  • Homeland Security and Private Sector Business: Corporations' Role in Critical Infrastructure Protection, Second Edition book cover

    Homeland Security and Private Sector Business

    Corporations' Role in Critical Infrastructure Protection, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Elsa Lee

    Since 9/11, the U.S. government and the private sector have devised sophisticated ways of protecting people and assets. The threats have evolved, however, becoming more insidious. They no longer comprise just terrorists who target critical infrastructures. They also include insider threats, such as…

    Hardback – 2014-12-11
    CRC Press

  • Security and Sport Mega Events: A complex relation book cover

    Security and Sport Mega Events

    A complex relation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diamantis Mastrogiannakis, Christian Dorville

    This edition stresses some critical reflectons regarding security policies before and during Sport Events in our contemporary era of generalized insecurity. Sport competitions at the national, European and global levels have evolved in terms of economic investment, social importance and…

    Hardback – 2014-11-27
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

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