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  1. Reigniting the Labor Movement

    Restoring means to ends in a democratic Labor Movement

    By Gerald Friedman

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    A century of union growth ended in the 1980s. Since then, declining union membership has undermined the Labor Movement’s achievements throughout the advanced capitalist world. As unions have lost membership, declining economic clout and political leverage has left them as weak props upholding wages...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Learning and Work and the Politics of Working Life

    Global Transformations and Collective Identities in Teaching, Nursing and Social Work

    Edited by Terri Seddon, Lea Henriksson, Beatrix Niemeyer

    Large scale changes in work and education are a key feature of contemporary global transformations, with a pervasive politics that affects people’s experiences of workplaces and learning spaces. This thought-provoking book uses empirical research to question prevailing debates surrounding...

    Published November 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism, Second Edition

    Edited by Tushar K. Ghosh, Mark A. Prelas, Dabir S. Viswanath, Sudarshan K. Loyalka

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Traditionally, resources on terrorism and counterterrorism tend to focus on the social, behavioral, and legal aspects of the subject, with minimal emphasis on the scientific and technological aspects. Taking into account these practical considerations, the second edition of Science and Technology...

    Published November 4th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Philippine Security in the Age of Terror

    National, Regional, and Global Challenges in the Post-9/11 World

    By Rommel Banlaoi

    As the twelfth most populous nation, the Philippines’ diverse religious and ethnic population makes it an ideal example of the changing tenet of what is deemed national security—post 9/11. Issues previously considered social or public are now viewed as security issues. Food production is now...

    Published October 13th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  5. Co-production

    The Third Sector and the Delivery of Public Services

    Edited by Victor Pestoff, Taco Brandsen

    Public management research has in recent years paid increasing attention to the third sector, especially to its role in the provision of public services. Evidence of this is the rising number of publications on the topic, as well as a growing number of sessions and papers on the topic in academic...

    Published October 13th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Economics of Transport

    A Theoretical and Applied Perspective

    By Jonathan Cowie

    This book provides an explanation of key underlying economic principles, allowing the reader to come to a better understanding of the critical factors that structure and guide transport markets. This is done through an examination of the interaction between the behaviour of individual users and...

    Published October 9th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Executive MBA in Information Security

    By John J. Trinckes, Jr.

    According to the Brookings Institute, an organization’s information and other intangible assets account for over 80 percent of its market value. As the primary sponsors and implementers of information security programs, it is essential for those in key leadership positions to possess a solid...

    Published October 9th 2009 by CRC Press

  8. Building an Enterprise-Wide Business Continuity Program

    By Kelley Okolita

    If you had to evacuate from your building right now and were told you couldn’t get back in for two weeks, would you know what to do to ensure your business continues to operate? Would your staff? Would every person who works for your organization? Increasing threats to business operations, both...

    Published August 26th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  9. Terrorism and Public Safety Policing

    Implications for the Obama Presidency

    By James F. Pastor

    The trends, data, and battle-tested logic don't lie. A perfect storm of extremist ideologies is on the horizon that threatens to challenge the current state of public safety—forcing police chiefs, public administrators, and security professionals to rethink their approach to policing the streets of...

    Published August 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  10. Managing Security Overseas

    Protecting Employees and Assets in Volatile Regions

    By Scott Alan Ast

    Threats to multinational corporations come in two forms: natural and man-made. This book illustrates the types of risks that confront corporations when working outside of North America. It provides key tools and understanding that are required to do business in a safe and secure manner, no matter...

    Published August 18th 2009 by Auerbach Publications