Princeton University Library Catalog

Soft targets and crisis management : what emergency planners and security professionals need to know / Dr. Michael J. Fagel, CEM Dr. Jennifer Hesterman, Colonel, US Air Force (Retired).

  • Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group [2017]
  • ©2017
xxviii, 495 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Summary note:
"Uniting the best of Michael Fagel and Jennifer Hesterman's books in the fields of homeland security and emergency management, the editors of this volume present the prevailing issues affecting the homeland security community today. Many natural and man-made threats can impact our communities, but these well-known and highly respected authors create order from fear, guiding the reader through risk assessment, mitigation strategies, community EOC planning, and hardening measures based upon real-life examples, cases studies, and current research in the practice."--book cover
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Soft targets ; The psychology of soft targeting and our unique vulnerability ; Soft target hardening 101 / Jennifer Hesterman -- The common-sense guide for the CEO ; Planning for terrorism ; Developing a planning team ; Developing an emergency operations plan (EOP) / Michael J. Fagel -- Exercises: testing your plans and capabilities in a controlled environment / James A. McGee -- ICS/EOC interface ; EOC management during terrorist incidents / Michael J. Fagel -- Emergency management and the media / Randall C. Duncan -- Deterring and mitigating attack ; Soft target threat assessment: schools, churches, and hospitals ; Soft target threat assessment: malls, sporting events, and recreational venues / Jennifer Hesterman -- Hospital business continuity / Linda Reissman and Jacob Neufeld -- Soft targets, active shooters, and workplace violence / Lawrence J. Fennelly and Marianna A. Perry -- Sport venue emergency planning / Stacey Hall -- Special events / Patrick J. Jessee -- Coordinated terrorist attacks and the public health system / Raymond McPartland and Michael J. Fagel -- Hardening tactics at global hotspots / Jennifer Hesterman -- Developing strategies for emergency management programs / S. Shane Stovall -- Soft target planning / Michael J. Fagel and S. Shane Stovall -- Beyond the response : the July 7 bombings inquest: a first-person account / Gary Reason -- Infrastructure protection: the fusion center's role / Vincent Noce -- Complex coordinated attacks / J. Howard Murphy -- Violent attacks and soft targets / Rick C. Mathews -- Soft target cybersecurity: the human interface / Michael J. Fagel, Erin Mersch, and Greg Benson.
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