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Urbanization, Policing, and Security: Global Perspectives

- Urbanization, Policing, and Security is an intensely academic and wide-ranging compilation of essays on crime and policing across the world.

Vein Pattern Recognition: A Privacy-Enhancing Biometric

- Vein Pattern Recognition gives readers a comprehensive overview of a non-intrusive, hard-to-forge biometric.

Defend the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5

- Scholar Christopher Andrews writes an engaging, warts-and-all history of MI5, Britain's domestic intelligence service.

RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security, and Integrations

- Sixty-four well-known information technology experts from around the world make RFID and Sensor Networks a concise but comprehensive volume.

Information Warfare

- Information Warfare is a poorly written text that has no practical value for guiding information operations today.

Safeguarding Homeland Security: Governors and Mayors Speak Out.

- In this multiauthor text, leading government stakeholders share the strategies that have bolstered their states and cities' emergency preparedness.

Peddling Peril: How the Secret Nuclear Trade Arms America’s Enemies

- The true story of how greed and weak export controls allowed Pakistani A.Q. Khan to steal and proliferate nuclear technology to rogue states.

Border Security in the Al-Qaeda Era

- Experts weigh in on border security in the age of al Qaeda in this well written, citation-heavy text.

Hospital and Healthcare Security, Fifth Edition

- The fifth edition of a classic text,  with updates and revisions based on the changing landscape of hospital and healthcare security.

Security Risk Management Body of Knowledge

- Talbot and Jakeman's text on enterprise security risk management correctly emphasizes that security must transistion from a cost center to a profit center.

Cryptography Engineering: Design Principles and Practical Applications

- Cryptography Engineering spells out the difference between good and bad cryptography in great detail.

Effective Personal and Corporate Security

- While Effective Personal and Corporate Security may be of value to those visiting Nigeria, it won't be of much value to security professionals looking for practical security solutions.

Crime Prevention: Theory and Practice

- Crime Prevention is an outdated examination of a discipline, which does not give proper due to private security professionals.

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