• Introduction to Surveillance Studies book cover

    Introduction to Surveillance Studies

    1st Edition

    By J.K. Petersen

    Surveillance is a divisive issue—one might say it is inherently controversial. Used by private industry, law enforcement, and for national security, it can be a potent tool for protecting resources and assets. It can also be extremely invasive, calling into question our basic rights to freedom and…

    Hardback – 2012-10-12
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Transportation Security book cover

    Introduction to Transportation Security

    1st Edition

    By Frances L. Edwards, Daniel C. Goodrich

    Transportation is the lifeline of any nation, connecting people, supporting the economy, and facilitating the delivery of vital goods and services. The 9/11 attacks—and other attacks on surface transportation assets, including the bombings in Madrid, London, Moscow, and Mumbai—demonstrate the…

    Hardback – 2012-09-26
    CRC Press

  • General Aviation Security: Aircraft, Hangars, Fixed-Base Operations, Flight Schools, and Airports book cover

    General Aviation Security

    Aircraft, Hangars, Fixed-Base Operations, Flight Schools, and Airports, 1st Edition

    By Daniel J. Benny, Ph.D

    After 9/11, the initial focus from the U.S. government, media, and the public was on security at commercial airports and aboard commercial airlines. Soon, investigation revealed the hijackers had trained at flight schools operating out of general aviation airports, leading to a huge outcry by the…

    Hardback – 2012-08-16
    CRC Press

  • Combating Terrorism (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Combating Terrorism (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By G Davidson Smith

    Terrorism suffers the fate of many issues receiving wide media coverage: it is much discussed but little understood. First published in 1990, this book develops a clear conceptual framework which will enable the reader to come to a better assessment of the exact extent and nature of the threat…

    Paperback – 2012-06-07
    Routledge

  • Counter-Terrorism and Beyond: The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11 book cover

    Counter-Terrorism and Beyond

    The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Lynch, Nicola McGarrity, George Williams

    This book considers the increasing trend towards a ‘culture of control’ in democratic countries. The post-9/11 counter-terrorism laws in nations such as the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia provide a stark demonstration of this trend. These laws share a focus on the pre-emption of crime,…

    Paperback – 2012-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners book cover

    Managing the Insider Threat

    No Dark Corners, 1st Edition

    By Nick Catrantzos

    An adversary who attacks an organization from within can prove fatal to the organization and is generally impervious to conventional defenses. Drawn from the findings of an award-winning thesis, Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners is the first comprehensive resource to use social science…

    Hardback – 2012-05-17
    CRC Press

  • Disasters 2.0: The Application of Social Media Systems for Modern Emergency Management book cover

    Disasters 2.0

    The Application of Social Media Systems for Modern Emergency Management, 1st Edition

    By Adam Crowe

    Emerging social media and so-called Web 2.0 technologies will continue to have a great impact on the practice and application of the emergency management function in every public safety sector. Disasters 2.0: The Application of Social Media Systems for Modern Emergency Management prepares emergency…

    Hardback – 2012-04-10
    CRC Press

  • Emergency Management: The American Experience 1900-2010, Second Edition book cover

    Emergency Management

    The American Experience 1900-2010, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin

    Following in the footsteps of its popular predecessor, the second edition of Emergency Management: The American Experience 1900–2010 provides the background needed to understand the key political and policy underpinnings of emergency management, exploring how major "focusing events" have shaped the…

    Hardback – 2012-04-03
    Routledge

  • International Terrorism Post-9/11: Comparative Dynamics and Responses book cover

    International Terrorism Post-9/11

    Comparative Dynamics and Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Asaf Siniver

    This edited volume brings together both western and non-western approaches to counter-terrorism in the post-9/11 era. This multi-cultural study of counter-terrorism strategies identifies common lessons from failed and successful attempts to counter the terrorist threat and provides guidelines for…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Pandemic Planning book cover

    Pandemic Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. Eric Dietz, David R. Black

    Preparedness and rigorous planning on community, state, and regional levels are critical to containing the threat of pandemic illness. Steeped in research and recommendations from lessons learned, Pandemic Planning describes the processes necessary for the efficient and effective preparation,…

    Hardback – 2012-03-14
    CRC Press

  • Radiation Injury Prevention and Mitigation in Humans book cover

    Radiation Injury Prevention and Mitigation in Humans

    1st Edition

    By Kedar N. Prasad

    With an estimated 3.3 billion ionizing radiation imaging examinations performed worldwide each year, the growing use of x-ray-based diagnostic procedures raises concerns about long-term health risks, especially cancer. In addition, rapid growth in the number of nuclear power plants around the world…

    Hardback – 2012-03-13
    CRC Press

  • Mass Notification and Crisis Communications: Planning, Preparedness, and Systems book cover

    Mass Notification and Crisis Communications

    Planning, Preparedness, and Systems, 1st Edition

    By Denise C. Walker

    Mass communication in the midst of a crisis must be done in a targeted and timely manner to mitigate the impact and ultimately save lives. Based on sound research, real-world case studies, and the author’s own experiences, Mass Notification and Crisis Communications: Planning, Preparedness, and…

    Hardback – 2011-12-19
    CRC Press

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