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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$ 31.81

    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$ 69.11

    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...

  • The Future of Violenceby Benjamin Wittes; Gabriella Blum

    Basic Books 2015; US$ 29.99

    The ability to inflict pain and suffering on large groups of people is no longer limited to the nation-state. New technologies are putting enormous power into the hands of individuals across the world—a shift that, for all its sunny possibilities, entails enormous risk for all of us, and may even challenge the principles on which the modern nation... more...

  • Mapping the Risksby John C. Baker; Beth E. Lachman; Dave R. Frelinger; Kevin M. O'Connell; Alexander Hou

    RAND Corporation 2004; US$ 9.95

    Following the attacks of September 11, 2001, many agencies within the federal government began restricting some of their publicly available geospatial data and information from such sources as the World Wide Web. As time passes, however, decisionmakers have begun to ask whether and how such information specifically helps potential attackers, including... more...

  • Homeland Security: Protecting America's Targets [3 volumes]by James Forest

    ABC-CLIO 2006; US$ 330.00

    America is a target; the homeland is under threat. While Americans have been targets of terrorist attacks for quite some time, September 11, 2001, awoke the nation to the reality that we are vulnerable in our homes, our places of work and worship, and our means of public transportation. And yet, we must continue to function as best we can as the world's... more...

  • Survivalists Prepping - P.R.E.P. Guideby Ginger Glavis

    Publish Green 2013; US$ 7.00

    In today's uncertain world filled with one crisis after another, more and more people are taking steps to insure the safety and well-being of themselves and their loved ones. Some are work-at-home moms, accumulating a stockpile of food and water - yet others are expert survivalists, taking drastic measures in preparation of a catastrophic event... 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...

  • Hitting America's Soft Underbellyby Peter Chalk

    RAND Corporation 2004; US$ 9.95

    Over the past decade, the United States has endeavored to increase its ability to detect, prevent, and respond to terrorist threats and incidents. The agriculture sector and the food industry in general, however, have received comparatively little attention with respect to protection against terrorist incidents. This study aims to expand the current... more...