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Security Clearance Manual: How to Reduce the Time It Takes to Get Your Government Clearance

- Thinking of getting a government job that requires a security clearance? If so, this book is for you.

Capturing Jonathan Pollard: How One of the Most Notorious Spies in American History Was Brought to Justice

- The agent that secured the spy Jonathan Pollard's confession tells how he nabbed the man behind one of the greatest national security breaches in U.S. history.

The Art of War for Security Managers

- How does the ancient Chinese strategist's wisdom apply  to the job of the professional security manager today?

A Risk Management Approach to Business Continuity: Aligning Business Continuity with Corporate Governance

- A helpful text for security professionals in need of  guidance when creating and maintaining business continuity plans.

Gatekeeper: A Memoir of a CIA Polygraph Examiner

- The personal history of a CIA polygraph examiner during the height of the Cold War.

Privacy on the Line: The Politics of Wiretapping and Encryption

- This updated and expanded 2007 edition provides an incredibly comprehensive insight into the world of encryption and wiretaps, its political machinations, legal aspects, technologies, vulnerabilities, costs, limitations, and near-ubiquity.

National Security Issues in Science, Law, and Technology

- To properly weave together the topics of science, technology, and law under the rubric of national security is a tall order. This text does so perfectly.

Crisis Communications: A Casebook Approach, 3rd Edition

- There are few times in life when proper communication is more critical to an organization than during a crisis. Crisis Communications explains how crisis survival is possible through exhaustive planning, training, rehearsal, and hard work.

Disaster: Hurricane Katrina and the Failure of Homeland Security

- The authors explore the unusual division of responsibilities for maintaining New Orleans’ levees, finding that the approach contributed to the lack of adequate levee protection for the city.

Before the Next Attack: Preserving Civil Liberties in an Age of Terrorism

- Before the Next Attack: Preserving Civil Liberties in an Age of Terrorism is a superlative work focusing on the danger that political reactions to terrorism may infringe on the rights and liberties that are the bedrock of freedom.

Violence and Terrorism, 07/08

- The tenth volume in one of McGraw Hill’s “Annual Editions” college text series is an ambitious anthology of articles covering the broad spectrum of international and domestic terrorism. The book’s 32 articles cover everything from international religious extremism and political violence to terrorist financing, along with a fascinating article on the moral logic behind suicide bombing.

Just the Facts: Investigative Report Writing, 3rd Edition

- If you are interested in a review of the law enforcement report writing process and how it relates to your policies and procedures as a security professional, this book is for you.

Security Metrics: Replacing Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt

- Andrew Jaquith has provided IT security professionals with a comprehensive guide to capturing security metrics that will help them demonstrate return on investment to decision makers in the executive suite.
 




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