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Forthcoming Homeland Security Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Emergency Management and Social Intelligence

    A Comprehensive All-Hazards Approach

    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...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Digital Humanitarians

    How Big Data Is Changing the Face of Humanitarian Response

    By Patrick Meier

    This gripping real-time drama is set against the the devastation of the Haiti earthquake. The author, a pioneer of digital humanitarianism, didn’t stay idle long. Within hours, from his laptop, he’d assembled a global network of volunteers to collect, analyze, sift through, map, and relay accurate...

    To Be Published January 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. From Police to Security Professional

    A Guide to a Successful Career Transition

    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...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Corporate Security Intelligence and Strategic Decision-Making

    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...

    To Be Published March 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Disaster's Impact on Livelihood and Cultural Survival

    Losses, Opportunities, and Mitigation

    Edited by Michele Companion

    Investigating 18 countries around the world, leading policy makers, community leaders, urban planners, and emergency practitioners and managers review livelihood challenges and cultural survival in the wake of disasters. The contributors explore both losses and opportunities for cultural and...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism

    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan, Heléne Lööw, Leena Malkki

    President Obama has declared that the greatest terrorist threat which America faces is attacks by lone wolf terrorists. This volume expands the lone wolf rubric to include autonomous cells: small groups of terrorists who cooperate, but operate independently. The challenge presented by lone wolves...

    To Be Published March 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Law and Terrorism

    Edited by Clive Walker, Genevieve Lennon

    In the years since 9/11 counter-terrorism law and policy has proliferated across the world. This book sets out a comprehensive survey of how the law has been deployed in all aspects of counter-terrorism. The handbook provides an authoritative and critical analysis of how laws are, and ought to be,...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Contingencies, Resilience and Legal Constitutionalism

    Edited by Clive Walker

    Contingency planning and resilience are of prime importance to the late modern risk society, with implications for law and for governance arrangements. Our risk society continues to seek ever more complex and detailed risk mitigation responses by law, including the UK’s Civil Contingencies Act 2004...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cyber-Security

    Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare

    Edited by Thomas A. Johnson

    A cogent overview of the threat spectrum of cyberspace attacks and cyber weapons, this book introduces the arsenal of cyber tools and sophisticated attacks targeting our national security and our critical infrastructure sectors. Topics include the history of cyber security and the computer industry...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. The Paradoxes of Aid Work

    Passionate Professionals

    By Silke Roth

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    This book explores what attracts people to aidwork and to what extent the promises of aidwork are fulfilled. 'Aidland' is a highly complex and heterogeneous context which includes many different occupations, forms of employment and organizations. Analysing the processes that lead to the involvement...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge