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  • Social Contract and Psychological Contractby Yvon Pesqueux

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 199.00

    The concept of contract is a key concept in organization science. It is variously defined as the term labels many forms of obligations and exchanges. Some are voluntary, some are not, some are market-based, some relational. It opens the notion of a broad conceptualization like a word with many definitions that all same to have some form of governance.... more...

  • Rettungsdienst am Limit: Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften im Rettungsdienst (GERD®)by Heiko Schumann

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 32.85

    Hauptbeschreibung Die vorliegende Studie untersucht die Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften im deutschen Rettungsdienst (RD) und soll auf der Grundlage wissenschaftlicher Erkenntnisse als Hilfestellung bei der Entwicklung und Umsetzung neuer Projekte zur Gesundheitsförderung dienen. Die Erforschung von Faktoren, die dazu beitragen die Gesundheit von Einsatzkräften... more...

  • Notwendige Verteidigung und Verteidigerbeiordnung im Ines Rohne

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 72.53

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Ermittlungsverfahren stellt heute den entscheidenden Verfahrensabschnitt dar. Fehler der Strafverfolgungsorgane und Mängel der Verteidigung können später kaum noch korrigiert werden. Eine Verteidigung, die effektiv und wirksam sein soll, muss bereits in der Phase des Verfahrens einsetzen, in der die "Würfel fallen". Eine Verteidigerbeiordnung... more...

  • Homeland Security: Protecting America's Targetsby James Forest

    ABC-CLIO 2006; US$ 330.00

    "Since 9/11, the topic of homeland security has fueled heated debate throughout the country, which has only escalated with the continued war in Iraq. This three-volume set, which covers major areas of responsibility of those charged with maintaining security, should clarify the issue and provide useful information for all Americans?. Homeland Security... more...

  • Operations Research and Health Care Policyby Gregory S. Zaric

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    Operations research tools are ideally suited to providing solutions and insights for the many problems health policy-maker's face. Indeed, a growing body of literature on health policy analysis, based on operations research methods, has emerged to address the problems mentioned above and several others. The research in this field is often multi-disciplinary,... more...

  • Burning Down the Houseby Russell Wangersky

    Dundurn 2009; US$ 9.99

    Visceral and affecting, Burning Down the House is an insightful insider's account of the perilous world of firefighting and an unforgettable memoir of how, in finding his passion, Wangersky lost himself. more...

  • Personnel Protection and Safety Equipment for the Oil and Gas Industriesby Alireza Bahadori

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 135.00

    Oil and gas companies are repeatedly cited by regulatory organizations for poor training and maintenance on providing personal protective equipment to their refinery workers. Managers of refinery and petrochemical plants are responsible for instructing their workers with the types of equipment available, how to properly wear the equipment, how to... more...

  • Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorismby Brian T. Bennett

    Wiley 2007; US$ 118.00

    Brian T. Bennett , PhD. has more than twenty years of experience in dealing with health and safety, emergency response, and security/counterterrorism issues in both the chemical manufacturing industry as well as in the community as a volunteer firefighter and emergency management official. He holds numerous professional certifications, including Certified... more...

  • Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Securityby Daniel Z. Sui

    Springer 2008; US$ 269.00

    This edited volume, based upon the papers presented during the "Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Security Symposium" on Nov. 15, 2006, presents an overview of the latest development of geospatial technologies (including, but not limited to, GIS, RS, GPS, LBS, spatial analysis and modelling etc.) and their applications in piecing together... more...

  • Enhancing Human Performance in Security Operationsby Paul T. Bartone; Bjorn Helge Johnsen; Jarle Eid

    Charles C Thomas 2010; US$ 69.95

    In this age of terrorism, world and national security as well as policing the streets of our country have become an increasingly important objective. This book brings together international experts on stress, resiliency and performance. These experts draw on the latest research with military and police personnel to provide an integrated perspective... more...