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  1. Human Security and Japan’s Triple Disaster

    Responding to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima nuclear crisis

    Edited by Paul Bacon, Christopher Hobson

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    Japan has been one of the most important international sponsors of human security, yet the concept has hitherto not been considered relevant to the Japanese domestic context. This book applies the human security approach to the specific case of the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear accident that...

    Published June 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Risk Assessment and Security for Pipelines, Tunnels, and Underground Rail and Transit Operations

    By Anna M. Doro-on

    Risk Assessment and Security for Pipelines, Tunnels, and Underground Rail and Transit Operations details a quantitative risk assessment methodology for systematically analyzing various alternatives for protecting underground rail, oil and gas pipelines, pipeline freight transportation, and other...

    Published June 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Conducting Network Penetration and Espionage in a Global Environment

    By Bruce Middleton

    When it’s all said and done, penetration testing remains the most effective way to identify security vulnerabilities in computer networks. Conducting Network Penetration and Espionage in a Global Environment provides detailed guidance on how to perform effective penetration testing of computer...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  4. Crisis and Emergency Management

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Ali Farazmand

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    More than 12 years have passed since the publication of the first edition of Crisis and Emergency Management. During that time numerous disasters—from 9/11 to massive earthquakes in Iran and China, to the giant Asian Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina, and the Fukushima Tsunami and ensuing nuclear...

    Published March 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Human Security and Natural Disasters

    Edited by Christopher Hobson, Paul Bacon, Robin Cameron

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    "Human security" is an approach that rejects the traditional prioritization of state security, and instead identifies the individual as the primary referent of security. It offers a way of broadening our perspective, and recognizing that the most pressing threats to individuals do not come from...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Practical Military Ordnance Identification

    By Tom Gersbeck

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    The threat variables associated with military ordnance are enormous, requiring the application of a structured process to identify unknown munitions. The focus of Practical Military Ordnance Identification is the application of a practical deductive process to identify unknown ordnance items that...

    Published March 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. How I Discovered World War II's Greatest Spy and Other Stories of Intelligence and Code

    By David Kahn

    Spies, secret messages, and military intelligence have fascinated readers for centuries but never more than today, when terrorists threaten America and society depends so heavily on communications. Much of what was known about communications intelligence came first from David Kahn's pathbreaking...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  8. Introduction to Homeland Security, Second Edition

    By David H. McElreath, Carl J. Jensen, Michael Wigginton, Jr., Daniel Adrian Doss, Robert Nations, Jeffrey Van Slyke

    Since the attacks of 9/11, billions of dollars and countless resources have been committed and expended in the attempt to make the nation more secure. Introduction to Homeland Security: Second Edition is written by a team of homeland security and justice professionals on the cutting edge of the...

    Published December 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. A Citizen’s Guide to Terrorism and Counterterrorism

    By Christopher C. Harmon

    Series: Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

    This Citizen’s Guide addresses the public policy issues of terrorism and counterterrorism in the United States after Bin Laden’s death. Written for the thinking citizen and student alike, this succinct and up-to-date book takes a "grand strategy" approach toward terrorism and uses examples and...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Policing White-Collar Crime

    Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals

    By Petter Gottschalk

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Combating white-collar crime is a challenge as these criminals are found among the most powerful members of society, including politicians, business executives, and government officials. While there are many approaches to understanding this topic, Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of...

    Published December 10th 2013 by CRC Press