Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction

3.62 avg rating
( 16 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780123878465: Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The sixth edition of Security and Loss Prevention continues the tradition of providing introductory and advanced coverage of the body of knowledge of the security profession. To bridge theory to practice is the book’s backbone, and Philip Purpura continues this strong effort with new sidebars and text boxes presenting actual security challenges from real-life situations.

Globally recognized and on the ASIS International Certified Protection Professional reading list, the sixth edition of Security and Loss Prevention enhances its position in the market as a comprehensive, interdisciplinary, and up-to-date treatment of the area, connecting the public and private sector and the worlds of physical security and technological security. Purpura once again demonstrates why students and professionals alike rely on this best-selling text as a timely, reliable resource encompassing the breadth and depth of considerations involved when implementing general loss prevention concepts and security programs within an organization.

  • New focus on recent technologies like social networks, digital evidence warrants, and advances in CCTV, and how those apply to security and loss prevention.
  • Incorporates changes in laws, presents various strategies of asset protection, and covers the ever-evolving technology of security and loss prevention.
  • Utilizes end-of-chapter case problems that take the chapters’ content and relate it to real security situations and issues, offering various perspectives on contemporary security challenges.
  • Includes student study questions and an accompanying Instructor’s manual with lecture slides, lesson plans, and an instructor test bank for each chapter.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Philip P. Purpura has been a criminal justice educator for more than 20 years. He has directed criminal justice, security, and paralegal programs, and has practical experience as a security consultant, expert witness, security manager, corporate investigator, and police officer. Mr. Purpura is the author of several other textbooks and numerous articles published in newsletters, magazines, and journals.

Review:

"The sixth edition of this comprehensive resource for the security professional has been updated to be even more relevant...it now includes more topics related to the quickly moving field of information technology...a model overview of the security industry and a solid and reliable reference."--SecurityManagement.com and in ASIS Dynamics, May/June 2014 "The sixth edition of this best-selling book continues the tradition of providing introductory and advanced coverage of the security profession for both students and professionals...Globally recognized and on the ASIS International Certified Protection Professional reading list, the new edition contains updates on security and loss prevention research and methods as well as an all-new focus on recent technologies...how these apply to security and loss prevention."--SecurityPark online, December 16, 2013

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

List Price: US$ 74.95
US$ 50.05

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College, Philip
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann (2013)
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Media Neat
(Des Plaines, IL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. Brand New, Gift condition Free Tracking Number Included! International Buyers Are Welcome! 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # 102485C

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 50.05
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College, Philip
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0123878462 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.3540005

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College, Philip
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0123878462 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.3722586

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 49.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College, Philip
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Juggernautz
(Troy, MI, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0123878462 Orders ship same or next business day w/ free tracking. Choose Expedited shipping for fastest (2-6 business day) delivery. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Seller Inventory # Z0123878462ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.05
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Philip P. Purpura
Published by Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, United States, 2013. Hardback. Condition: New. 6th edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. The sixth edition of Security and Loss Prevention continues the tradition of providing introductory and advanced coverage of the body of knowledge of the security profession. To bridge theory to practice is the book's backbone, and Philip Purpura continues this strong effort with new sidebars and text boxes presenting actual security challenges from real-life situations. Globally recognized and on the ASIS International Certified Protection Professional reading list, the sixth edition of Security and Loss Prevention enhances its position in the market as a comprehensive, interdisciplinary, and up-to-date treatment of the area, connecting the public and private sector and the worlds of physical security and technological security. Purpura once again demonstrates why students and professionals alike rely on this best-selling text as a timely, reliable resource encompassing the breadth and depth of considerations involved when implementing general loss prevention concepts and security programs within an organization. Seller Inventory # EOD9780123878465

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 67.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Philip Purpura
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann 2013-03-15 (2013)
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann 2013-03-15, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # NU-ELSPD-00004319

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 60.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.98
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College, Philip
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann (2013)
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0123878462

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 72.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Philip Purpura
Published by Elsevier
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Puddle
(New York, NY, U.S.A.)

Book Description Elsevier. Condition: New. pp. 728 6th Edition. Seller Inventory # 2651415953

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 71.57
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Philip Purpura CPP Florence Darlington Technical College
Published by Butterworth-Heinemann (2013)
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0123878462

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 73.06
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.77
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Purpura Philip
Published by Elsevier
ISBN 10: 0123878462 ISBN 13: 9780123878465
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)

Book Description Elsevier. Condition: New. pp. 728. Seller Inventory # 57095246

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 76.31
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.07
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book