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Securing Transportation Systems


Securing Transportation Systems

Abstract: 

Addresses a variety of challenges and solutions within the transportation security sphere in order to protect our transportation systems:
• Provides innovative solutions to improved communication and creating joint operations centers to manage response to threats
• Details technological measures to protect our transportation infrastructure, and explains their feasibility and economic costs
• Discusses changes in travel behavior as a response to terrorism and natural disaster
• Explains the role of transportation systems in supporting response operations in large disasters
• Written with a worldwide scope

Publication Information

Full Citation: 

Hakim, Simon, Gila Albert and Yoram Shiftan. 2015. Securing Transportation Systems. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118977939.html

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