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Approximation Methods for Efficient Learning of Bayesian Networks: Volume 168 Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications
Approximation Methods for Efficient Learning of Bayesian Networks: Volume 168 Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications

This publication offers and investigates efficient Monte Carlo simulation methods in order to realize a Bayesian approach to approximate learning of Bayesian networks from both complete and incomplete data. For large amounts of incomplete data when Monte Carlo methods are inefficient, approximations are implemented, such that learning remains...

Systems Thinking: Coping with 21st Century Problems (Industrial Innovation)
Systems Thinking: Coping with 21st Century Problems (Industrial Innovation)
It is a great pleasure to introduce this inaugural edition of Systems Thinking: Coping with 21st Century Problems by John Boardman and Brian Sauser. In response to the increasing relevance of “systems thinking” to global challenges from terrorism to energy to clean water to healthcare, these authors provide a unique perspective on the...
Biometric Recognition: Challenges and Opportunities
Biometric Recognition: Challenges and Opportunities

Biometric recognition--the automated recognition of individuals based on their behavioral and biological characteristic--is promoted as a way to help identify terrorists, provide better control of access to physical facilities and financial accounts, and increase the efficiency of access to services and their utilization. Biometric...

Information Technology for Counterterrorism: Immediate Actions and Futures Possibilities
Information Technology for Counterterrorism: Immediate Actions and Futures Possibilities
Immediately following the events of September 11, 2001, the National Academies (including the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council) offered its services to the nation to formulate a scientific and technological response to the challenges posed by emerging...
Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security And Defense
Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security And Defense
A range of threats in the areas of safety and security, from natural disasters to terrorism to conventional warfare, involve complex interactions that are beyond the scope and capabilities of traditional problem solving techniques. Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security and Defense provides an overview of complex systems’...
Learning from Catastrophes: Strategies for Reaction and Response
Learning from Catastrophes: Strategies for Reaction and Response

Breakthrough Best Practices for Managing Extreme Risks–Both Natural and Man-Made

  • How to prepare for risks ranging from financial crises and climate change to pandemics and terrorism
  • Indispensable...
Is Democracy Possible Here?: Principles for a New Political Debate
Is Democracy Possible Here?: Principles for a New Political Debate

Politics in America are polarized and trivialized, perhaps as never before. In Congress, the media, and academic debate, opponents from right and left, the Red and the Blue, struggle against one another as if politics were contact sports played to the shouts of cheerleaders. The result, Ronald Dworkin writes, is a deeply depressing political...

The Dynamics of Radicalization: A Relational and Comparative Perspective
The Dynamics of Radicalization: A Relational and Comparative Perspective

Why is it that some social movements engaged in contentious politics experience radicalization whereas others do not? The Dynamics of Radicalization offers an innovative reply by investigating how and when social movement organizations switch from a nonviolent mode of contention to a violent one. Moving beyond existing explanations...

The Information Systems Security Officer's Guide: Establishing and Managing an Information Protection Program, Second Edition
The Information Systems Security Officer's Guide: Establishing and Managing an Information Protection Program, Second Edition
This book presents a total systems approach to the all the topics needed for the infosec professional, beginning with defining the position of the information systems security officer (ISSO), to establishing and managing an infosec program.

* Six new chapters present the latest information and resources to counter information security
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CCIE Security Exam Certification Guide (CCIE Self-Study)
CCIE Security Exam Certification Guide (CCIE Self-Study)

Official self-study test preparation guide for the CCIE Security written exam

Review all CCIE Security written exam topics, including:

  • Switching concepts, routing protocols, and WAN protocols, including PPP, ISDN, and Frame Relay
  • DNS, TFTP, Secure Shell, Secure Socket Layer Protocol, NTP, and...
Explosives and Chemical Weapons Identification (Forensic Science Techniques)
Explosives and Chemical Weapons Identification (Forensic Science Techniques)
I have thought long and hard about this book. This book was not created to make money. It was created to save lives — the lives of first responders and the people they have dedicated their lives to protect, the general public.

What is a first responder? It is a phrase often mentioned in the press but rarely defined.
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Terrorism and Torture: An Interdisciplinary Perspective
Terrorism and Torture: An Interdisciplinary Perspective
Terrorism and torture are twin evils that have dominated news headlines - particularly since the horrifying events of 9/11. In this thought-provoking volume, scholars from a diverse range of disciplines examine the complex motivational and situational factors contributing to terrorist acts and state-sponsored torture, and the potential linkage...
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