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Forthcoming Homeland Security Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Disaster's Impact on Livelihood and Cultural Survival

    Losses, Opportunities, and Mitigation

    Edited by Michele Companion

    Many facets of disasters generate interest among scholars and practitioners. However, a vital area of disaster research is consistently underemphasized. Little is written about the immediate and long-term impacts on a community’s livelihood systems and the customs and practices of the culture...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. 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 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 April 12th 2015 by Unknown

  5. 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 April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. 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 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. The Financial War on Terrorism

    A Review of Counter-Terrorist Financing Strategies Since 2001

    By Nicholas Ryder

    Series: The Law of Financial Crime

    On September 11th 2001, 19 terrorists committed the largest and deadliest terrorist attack in the United States of America. The response from the international community and in particular the US, was swift. President George Bush declared what has commonly become referred to as either the ‘War on...

    To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management

    By Adam S. Crowe

    New technologies and communication tools have changed how the public prepares and response to emergencies and disasters within the community. Despite troubling issues like global climate change, regional crises, and global economic recession, advances in GIS and spatial technologies, the social...

    To Be Published June 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Routledge Handbook of Law and Terrorism

    Edited by Genevieve Lennon, Clive Walker

    Genevieve Lennon has been a lecturer at the School of Law, University of Dundee since 2010. She received her PhD from the University of Leeds in 2011 on the topic of suspicionless stop and searches under the Terrorism Act 2000, section 44. Clive Walker is Professor of Criminal Justice Studies at...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Biometric Technologies for Military Identification and Operations

    By William C. Buhrow

    Biometrics is a vital tool that can identify insurgents or terrorists despite their efforts to remain anonymous. It can also be used to determine which individuals to allow access to our overseas bases, which local nationals to hire, and which will receive military or related training. This book...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press