Browsing posts in the ‘WHS Book Club’ category

work with me

Book Event: Work with Me: How to be Gender Intelligent in the Workplace

July Event: Work With Me: How to Be Gender Intelligent in the Workplace (Special bonus if you bring a guy!) Wednesday, July 10 | 11:45am - 2:00pm | U.S. Chamber of Commerce REGISTER today! WHS is proud to support the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Center for Women in Business event with Barbara Annis, co-author of Work with Me!...

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On the Line US Border Patrol

On the Line: Inside the U.S. Border Patrol

WHS Book Club On the Line: Inside the U.S. Border Patrol by Erich Krauss and Alex Pacheco In the wake of 9/11, the mission of the Border Patrol has been redefined, with emphasis shifting from stopping the flow of drugs and illegal immigrants to the critical mission of protecting our vast borders from terrorist infiltration. Have you read a good...

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debating immigration

Debating Immigration

WHS Book Club April 2013: Debating Immigration Edited by Carol Swain Debating Immigration presents 18 original essays, written by some of the world's leading experts and preeminent scholars, that explore the nuances of contemporary immigration and citizenship affecting the United States and Europe. The volume is organized around the following themes: religion and philosophy, law and policy, economics and demographics,...

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No Easy Day

No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission that Killed Osama Bin Laden

WHS Book Club No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission Killed Osama Bin Laden by Mark Owen with Kevin Maurer For the first time anywhere, the first-person account of the planning and execution of the Bin Laden raid from a Navy Seal who confronted the terrorist mastermind and witnessed his final moments. From the streets of Iraq to...

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Disaster Response & REcovery

Disaster Recovery & Response

WHS Book Club Disaster Response & Recovery by David A. McEntire Where do you want to go? You might already be working in the emergency management field, and may be looking to expand your skills. You might be setting out on a new career path. Or, you might want to learn more about exciting opportunities in emergency management. Wherever you...

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Terrorism & Couterterrorism book

Terrorism & Counterterrorism: Understanding the New Security Environment

Terrorism & Counterterrorism: Understanding the New Security Environment, Readings & Interpretations by Russell Howard & Bruce Hoffman In this new edition of Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Understanding the New Security Environment, Readings and Interpretations, Brigadier General (Retired) Russell Howard and Dr. Bruce Hoffman have collected original and previously published seminal articles and essays by political scientists, government officials, and members of...

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America the vulnerable

America the Vulnerable

WHS Book Club America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime & Warfare by Joel Brenner Top-secret fighter jet designs filched by foreign cyber spies. Oil companies' vital exploration data siphoned from corporate networks. A new, highly potent form of malicious software that can wreck industrial machinery like power generators. Whether it's cyber spying, identity theft,...

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masters of disaster

Masters of Disaster: The Political and Leadership Lessons of America’s Greatest Disasters

Masters of Disaster: The Political and Leadership Lessons of America's Greatest Disasters By: David Silverberg Masters of Disaster is the story of people who took charge during the greatest disasters in American history and through extraordinary actions confronted and mastered the challenges facing them. The disasters chronicled here are the most overwhelming natural and manmade calamities ever to face the...

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