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2011 U.S. Army Posture Statement: Summary of Army Roles, Missions, Accomplishments, Plans, and Programs - Basic Reference on the State of the Army
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,550. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Here is the 2011 version of the annual Army Posture Statement - an unclassified summary of Army roles, missions, accomplishments, plans, and programs. Designed to reinforce the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Army posture and budget testimony before Congress, the APS serves a broad audience as a basic reference on the state of the Army.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Exercise Evaluation and Improvement Planning (IS-130) - After Action Reports, Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the basics of emergency management exercise evaluation and improvement planning. It also builds a foundation for exercise evaluation concepts as identified in the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).
Breaking the Siege: Voyages of Free Gaza and the Freedom Flotilla
By Bill Dienst
You set the price! Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Supporting the Civil Rights of Gaza’s Palestinians via the Sea. Edited by Dr. Bill Dienst, Greta Berlin and Huwaida Arraf
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Deployment Basics (IS-101.a) - Domestic Incident Deployments, Homeland Security, NIMS
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to help prepare participants for deployment to a domestic incident.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Schools (IS-100.SCa)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) for schools.
Understanding Thomas Sowell
By Richard Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
An examination of the underlying assumptions in Sowell's libertarian analysis of society with a view to pinpointing exactly where liberals are most likely to part company with him. Starting with Sowell’s view of the role of intellectuals in our society, Patterson digs down into the conceptions of knowledge and reason underlying Sowell’s ideas about social processes, justice, and morality.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Military Resources in Emergency Management (IS-75), Defense Support of Civil Authorities, Useful Military Capabilities, NRF and NIMS
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides participants with an overview of U.S. military resources potentially available to assist civilian authorities, and procedures for obtaining and integrating military resources into disaster response and recovery operations.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Mitigation eGrants for the Grant Applicant (IS-31)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,420. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides various users with basic knowledge about using the web-based Mitigation Electronic Grants (eGrants) Management System.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Orientation to FEMA Logistics (IS-27) - Support to Disaster Relief
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an overview of all field logistics functions and organizational relationships within logistics (roles, responsibilities, accountability). The student will gain a baseline knowledge of the standard practices.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Guide to Points of Distribution (POD) for Emergency Managers (IS-26) - Staffing, Procedures, Safety, Equipment, USACE Army Corps of Engineers
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provide an in depth look into the planning, operations, and demobilization stages of a POD mission. The lessons detail the staffing and procedures any state will need to plan for, execute, and shut down POD operations.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness (IS-22) - Basic Preparedness, Natural Disasters, Terrorism, Recovery
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,860. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) has been designed to help the citizens of this nation learn how to protect themselves and their families against all types of hazards. It can be used as a reference source or as a step-by-step manual.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies (IS-15.b) - Concerts, Carnivals, Air Shows, Parades, Fairs, Aquatic Events, Festivals, Conventions
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,690. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides public safety agency personnel information related to pre-event planning, forming the planning team, event hazard analysis, and responding to incidents during special events in their community.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Animals in Disasters: Community Planning (IS-11.a) - Household Pets, Service Animals, Livestock, Natural and Manmade Hazards
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,120. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides information for groups to meet and develop meaningful and effective plans that improve the care of animals, their owners, and the animal-care industries in disasters.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Animals in Disasters, Awareness and Preparedness (IS-10.a) - Tornadoes, Floods, Winter Storms, Wildfires, Earthquakes, Landslides, Disaster Kits, Owner Preparedness
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is intended to help animal owners, care providers, and industries to understand incident management. Topics covered include tornadoes, floods, winter storms, wildfires, earthquakes, landslides, disaster kits, owner preparedness, and more.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Building for the Earthquakes of Tomorrow (IS-8.a) - Earthquake Causes and Characteristics, Effects, Protecting Your Community, Hazard Reduction
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,780. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) deals with implementation of seismic safety rules to make buildings safe during earthquakes.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: A Citizen’s Guide to Disaster Assistance (IS-7) - Local, State, Federal Assistance, Applying for Help, Preparedness, Community Response, Financial Loss Protection
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), A Citizen’s Guide to Disaster Assistance (IS-7), covers local, state and federal assistance; applying for help; preparedness; community response; and protection from financial loss.
21st Century FEMA Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position Study Course (IS-1) - Basic Emergency Management, Preparedness, Mitigation, EOC, Emergency Plans
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Comprehensive Emergency Management (CEM) and the Integrated emergency Management System (IEMS), discussing the principles of emergency management and the role of the emergency manager.
Taming the Bureaucrat
By Gerlad W. Grumet MD
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
2007-2011 Beige Book: Federal Reserve Board Commentary on Current Economic Conditions, including the Great Recession and Economic Crisis of 2008
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 585,900. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This 1500 page ebook reproduces Federal Reserve reports about the condition of the American economy from January 2007 through June 2011, including the economic crisis of 2008 and the Great Recession. These authoritative and widely-quoted reports, commonly known as the Beige Book, are published eight times per year.
U.S. Army War College Guide to National Security Policy and Strategy - Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 228,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This important guide from the U.S. Army War College provides an up-to-date sweeping overview of national security policy and strategy.