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Doing Security
By Mark Button

Doing Security

Critical Reflections and an Agenda for Change

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Doing Security by Mark Button

Book Description

Despite the growing interest in security amongst governments, organizations and the general public, the provision of much security is substandard. This book explores the problems facing security, and sets out innovative proposals to enhance the effectiveness of security in society, at national and organizational levels.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230553118
ISBN-10: 0230553117
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 20mm)
Pages: 282
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 23-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Mark Button

Fraud, Corruption and Sport by Mark Button Fraud, Corruption and Sport, Hardback (September 2013)

This book offers historical and contemporary international analysis of fraud and corruption in sport, including a diverse range of cases from the sporting world including football, cricket, horse racing and boxing.

Countering Fraud for Competitive Advantage by Mark Button Countering Fraud for Competitive Advantage, Hardback (February 2013)

Substantially reduce the largely hidden cost of fraud, and reap a new competitive advantage. As the title suggests, Countering Fraud for Competitive Advantage presents a compelling business case for investing in anti-fraud measures to counter financial crime.

Studying Fraud as White Collar Crime by Mark Button Studying Fraud as White Collar Crime, Hardback (November 2010)

Despite efforts to tackle fraud and white collar crime, they still thrive in our society. This book explores the themes, theories and issues that are essential for understanding these crimes, using extensive examples drawn from recent events. This is an ideal guide to the changing landscape of fraud for students of Criminology and Sociology.

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Author Biography - Mark Button

MARK BUTTON is Principal Lecturer and Associate Head (Curriculum) at the Institute of Criminal Justice Studies, University of Portsmouth, UK, prior to which he was a Research Assistant to the Rt Hon Bruce George MP. He has written extensively on private security, policing and fraud. His publications include Private Security (co-authored) Private Policing and Security Officers and Policing.

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