• Emergency Planning for Nuclear Power Plants book cover

    Emergency Planning for Nuclear Power Plants

    1st Edition

    By Paul Elkmann

    This book provides a history of emergency planning with respect to nuclear power plant accidents from the 1950’s to the 2000’s.  It gives an overview of essential concepts that a working emergency planner should know, including brief overviews of the health physics and plant engineering that…

    Hardback – 2017-01-10
    Routledge

  • Coming Home after Disaster: Multiple Dimensions of Housing Recovery book cover

    Coming Home after Disaster

    Multiple Dimensions of Housing Recovery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alka Sapat, Ann-Margaret Esnard

    Post-disaster housing concerns and dilemmas are complex, global in nature, and are inextricably intertwined with social, economic, and political considerations.  The multi-faceted nature of housing recovery requires a holistic approach that accounts for its numerous dimensions and contours that are…

    Hardback – 2016-12-28
    Routledge

  • North American Border Conflicts: Race, Politics, and Ethics book cover

    North American Border Conflicts

    Race, Politics, and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Laurence Armand French, Magdaleno Manzanarez

    North American Border Conflicts: Race, Politics, and Ethics adds to the current discussion on class, race, ethnic, and sectarian divides, not only within the United States but throughout the Americas in general. The book explores the phenomenon of border challenges throughout the world,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21
    CRC Press

  • 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

  • Private Investigation and Homeland Security book cover

    Private Investigation and Homeland Security

    1st Edition

    By Daniel J. Benny

    The threat against the homeland continues and the private investigator plays a critical part in this effort. This includes in providing criminal, civil and background investigation, protective service, security consulting and electronic sweeps. The text will provide an overview of the role of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15
    CRC 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

  • Biometrics in Support of Military Operations: Lessons from the Battlefield book cover

    Biometrics in Support of Military Operations

    Lessons from the Battlefield, 1st Edition

    By William C. Buhrow

    Biometrics in Support of Military Operations: Lessons from the Battlefield examines and evaluates recent U.S. military experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan in the context of the use of biometrics and related technologies. The book takes a comprehensive look at how biometrics has been used to support…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22
    CRC Press

  • Soft Targets and Crisis Management: What Emergency Planners and Security Professionals Need to Know book cover

    Soft Targets and Crisis Management

    What Emergency Planners and Security Professionals Need to Know, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Fagel, Jennifer Hesterman

    Uniting the best of Michael Fagel and Jennifer Hesterman's books in the fields of homeland security and emergency management, the editors of this volume present the prevailing issues affecting the homeland security community today. Many natural and man-made threats can impact our communities—but…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15
    CRC Press

  • Criminal Enterprise Investigation book cover

    Criminal Enterprise Investigation

    1st Edition

    By Thomas A. Trier

    Many cities, towns, and municipalities across the United States have criminal organizations operating within their jurisdictions. This book gives the investigator a guide to probing, evaluating, and analyzing local criminal organizations, with the goal of disrupting and dismantling criminal…

    Hardback – 2016-08-29
    CRC Press

  • The Facility Manager's Guide to Safety and Security book cover

    The Facility Manager's Guide to Safety and Security

    1st Edition

    By John W. Henderson

    A guide for facility managers of varying types of facilities including, apartment buildings/complexes, office buildings, retail stores, educational facilities (schools), restaurants, and countless others. It will look specifically at the physical similarities inherent in all buildings/facilities…

    Paperback – 2016-08-24
    CRC Press

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