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You are currently browsing 11–20 of 36 new and published books in the subject of Homeland Security — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Internationalization of Internal Conflicts

    Threatening the State

    Edited by Amy L. Freedman

    Internal security crises, from environmental disaster, extreme poverty and deprivation, armed conflicts, or ethnic or religious conflict, provide sites of opportunity for those seeking to internationalize conflicts. Domestic conflicts in Africa, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia have started as...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Active Shooter Response Training Manual

    By Scott M. Hyderkhan

    The modern Active Shooter Response (ASR) has continually evolved since its inception approximately a decade ago. This change is necessary to continue improvement on the ASR mission. The Active Shooter Response Training Manual provides police personnel with the skills necessary to respond...

    Published July 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Criminal Insurgencies in Mexico and the Americas

    The Gangs and Cartels Wage War

    Edited by Robert J Bunker

    In recent years, the south-western border of the United States has come under increasing pressure from the activities of Mexican narco-insurgents. These insurgents have developed rapidly from beginnings as nebulous gangs into networked cartels that have exposed the porosity of the border. These...

    Published July 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Terrorist-Criminal Nexus

    An Alliance of International Drug Cartels, Organized Crime, and Terror Groups

    By Jennifer L. Hesterman

    Postmodern global terrorist groups engage sovereign nations asymmetrically with prolonged, sustained campaigns driven by ideology. Increasingly, transnational criminal organizations operate with sophistication previously only found in multinational corporations. Unfortunately, both of these...

    Published April 16th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Homeland Security

    An Introduction to Principles and Practice, Second Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    Homeland security is a massive enterprise that gets larger by the moment. What was once mostly a TSA/aviation concern has evolved into a multidimensional operation covering a broad array of disciplines. These include critical infrastructure protection, border security, transportation security,...

    Published February 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Antiterrorism and Threat Response

    Planning and Implementation

    By Ross Johnson

    One of the single greatest challenges to security professionals in the 21st century is terrorism. In the last several years, we have heard a lot about the importance of preparing for terrorist attacks. This book offers a way to prevent terrorist attacks. Providing security managers with a clear and...

    Published February 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of SCADA/Control Systems Security

    Edited by Robert Radvanovsky, Jacob Brodsky

    The availability and security of many services we rely upon—including water treatment, electricity, healthcare, transportation, and financial transactions—are routinely put at risk by cyber threats. The Handbook of SCADA/Control Systems Security is a fundamental outline of security concepts,...

    Published February 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Gender, National Security, and Counter-Terrorism

    Human rights perspectives

    Edited by Margaret L. Satterthwaite, Jayne Huckerby

    Series: Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

    In the name of fighting terrorism, countries have been invaded; wars have been waged; people have been detained, rendered and tortured; and campaigns for "hearts and minds" have been unleashed. Human rights analyses of the counter-terrorism measures implemented in the aftermath of 11 September 2001...

    Published December 20th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Natural Hazard Mitigation

    Edited by Alessandra Jerolleman, John J. Kiefer

    One of the four core phases of emergency management, hazard mitigation is essential for reducing disaster effects on human populations and making communities more resilient to the impacts of hazards. Presenting an up-to-date look at the changing nature of disasters, Natural Hazard Mitigation offers...

    Published November 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Combating Terrorism (Routledge Revivals)

    By G Davidson Smith

    Terrorism suffers the fate of many issues receiving wide media coverage: it is much discussed but little understood. First published in 1990, this book develops a clear conceptual framework which will enable the reader to come to a better assessment of the exact extent and nature of the threat...

    Published June 6th 2012 by Routledge