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Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses

- Author Kim Andreasson provides an over­view of how government agencies and other public-sector groups can use the Internet without introducing unnecessary risks to their constituents.

The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: Why We Lie to Everyone, Especially Ourselves

- Easy-to-read and often humorous, Dan Ariely’s The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty is highly relevant for security managers, notwithstanding its breezy style. Readers will come away with an understanding of the drivers of dishonesty and how to restructure the environment for better security.

DoD Security Clearance and Contracts Guidebook: What Defense Contractors Need to Know About Their Need to Know

- This book describes certain elements of the National Industrial Security Program, which is the government program for the protection of classified information.

Eternal Battle Against Evil

- Author Paul Chabot takes a bold and sweeping look at all the bad things in the world—terrorists, drugs, gangs, even Somali pirates.

Active Shooter: Rapid Response (DVD)

- Active Shooter: Rapid Response assembles a team of experts in public safety, critical incident response, and emergency management to produce a comprehensive training film.

Arctic Security in an Age of Climate Change

- This book contemplates defense and security from the perspective of the affected states (Canada, Russia, Denmark, Greenland, Norway, United States, Iceland, Sweden, and Finland) based on the foreseeable transition from an ice-bound region to an ice-free one.

America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime, and Warfare

- Author Joel Brenner discusses lessons learned from his work in government intelligence positions, and asserts that government and corporations reside in a “glass house” in terms of transparency where secrecy and security are illusions.

Victory in War: Foundations of Modern Strategy, 2nd Edition

- This book offers a foundation for critical thinking by both clarifying and mystifying the concept of winning at war.

The Tangled Web: A Guide to Securing Modern Web Applications

- The Internet evolved from elementary to beyond imagination in just a few decades.

Managing Spontane­ous Community Volunteers in Disasters

- Author Lisa Orloff uses case studies and anecdotes, along with other tools, to provide a practical guide for managing spontaneous volunteers following a disaster so that emergency responders can get the most out of those volunteers.

Foundations of Homeland Security: Law and Policy

- Despite a large number of books on homeland security, few cover the legal implications surrounding the topic.

Surveillance or Security: The Risks Posed by New Wiretapping Technologies

- The technologies of communications and eavesdropping are increasingly complicated, and public policy must keep up with those innovations.

A Guide to Business Organization, Management, and Basic Investigative Skills for the Private Investigator

- While accessible to readers at all experience levels, Basic Private Investigation targets law enforcement retirees and other professionals considering investigations as a second career.
 




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