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  1. Handbook of Urban Services: A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    By Charles K. Coe

    City and county governments provide a wide array of highly technical urban services. Gaining a rudimentary understanding of them can be a daunting challenge for students as well as new and inexperienced public servants. "Handbook of Urban Services" is designed to help meet this challenge.In...

    Published February 14th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Kidnap for Ransom

    Resolving the Unthinkable

    By Richard P. Wright

    The enormous sums paid for the release of hostages coupled with law enforcement’s inability to stem the tide has made kidnapping for ransom a worldwide plague. The increasing rate of reported incidents from every corner of the globe suggests this plague is growing. Kidnap for Ransom: Resolving the...

    Published January 21st 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  3. The Official History of Privatisation Vol. I

    The formative years 1970-1987

    By David Parker

    Series: Government Official History Series

    This first volume of the Official History studies the background to privatisation, and the privatisations of the first two Conservative Governments led by Margaret Thatcher from May 1979 to June 1987. First commissioned by the then Prime Minister Tony Blair as an authoritative history, this volume...

    Published January 18th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Maritime Economics 3e

    3rd Edition

    By Martin Stopford

    For 5000 years shipping has served the world economy and today it provides a sophisticated transport service to every part of the globe. Yet despite its economic complexity, shipping retains much of the competitive cut and thrust of the “perfect” market of classical economics. This blend of...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. How to Develop and Implement a Security Master Plan

    By Timothy Giles

    Engage Stakeholders with a Long-Term Solution The goal: Convince executive management to "buy in" to your security program, support it, and provide the largest possible amount of funding. The solution: Develop a meticulously detailed long-term plan that sells decision-makers on the dire need for...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Auerbach Publications

  6. CISO Soft Skills

    Securing Organizations Impaired by Employee Politics, Apathy, and Intolerant Perspectives

    By Ron Collette, Michael Gentile, Skye Gentile

    As organizations struggle to implement effective security measures, all too often they focus solely on the tangible elements, such as developing security policies or risk management implementations. While these items are very important, they are only half of the equation necessary to ensure...

    Published November 20th 2008 by Auerbach Publications

  7. The Political Economy of Oil and Gas in Africa

    The case of Nigeria

    By Soala Ariweriokuma

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    The evolution of the Nigerian oil and gas industry spanned about a century during which several challenges were encountered and surmounted by major International Oil Companies (IOCs). This book provides a thoroughly researched guide to the Nigerian oil and gas industry. The author...

    Published October 21st 2008 by Routledge

  8. May It Please the Court

    Judicial Processes and Politics in America, Second Edition

    By Brian L. Porto

    Despite their clarity and sophistication, most judicial process texts currently available have two significant limitations. First, they understate the effects of legal factors such as stare decisis on judicial decision-making and second, they fail to convey the human emotions involved in litigation...

    Published October 16th 2008 by CRC Press

  9. Communications in the Building Industry

    The report of a pilot study

    Edited by Gurth Higgin, Neil Jessop

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published September 14th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Intelligent Network Video

    Understanding Modern Video Surveillance Systems

    By Fredrik Nilsson, Communications Axis

    Offering ready access to the security industry’s cutting-edge digital future, Intelligent Network Video provides the first complete reference for all those involved with developing, implementing, and maintaining the latest surveillance systems. Pioneering expert Fredrik Nilsson explains how...

    Published September 9th 2008 by CRC Press