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ISBN-10 0135018404ISBN-13 9780135018408
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-13-512927-3ISBN-13 978-0-13-512927-2
Author(s): P. J. Ortmeier
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 432
Description

For courses in Security Management.

Introduction to Security, 3e addresses public and private security operations and management all in a single text. The history, threats to, and legal aspects of security are included, as well as global considerations. This edition features unprecedented coverage of budgeting; planning; homeland security; career opportunities and future trends. New case studies have been added to each chapter and numerous examples tackle issues encountered in the field. With a focus on career preparation, this edition can be used as a prep tool for the ASIS International Certified Protection Professional (CPP) exam and introduces readers to 18 of the most popular security sectors.

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