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Author Christopher, Kenneth.

Title Port security management / Kenneth Christopher
Published Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 317 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction to port security management -- Maritime and port security : a manager's perspective -- Security challenges facing port operations -- Port security as a risk management activity -- Port facility security as a management function -- Facility and personnel security -- Access controls
Summary The term homeland security hardly existed before September 11, 2001, yet today it dominates public policy and the economic agendas of world governments. The transportation industries have been subjected to unprecedented scrutiny and regulatory mandates in recent years, and the port and maritime sector are no exception. Port Security Management reflects this altered landscape of the post-9/11 era, providing real-world guidelines for strategic security planning and implementation processes. Balance security with business needsThe book begins with a historical and organizational perspective on mar
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Harbors -- Management
Harbors -- Security measures
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BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Infrastructure.
Hamnar -- säkerhetsaspekter.
Harbors -- Management.
Harbors -- Security measures.
Watercraft police.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1420068938