Physical & Technical Security, An Introduction

Print-friendly version of this page

Author: Robert Gruber
Edition: 001
Product Type: Bound Book
ISBN 13: 9781401850661
ISBN 10: 1401850669
Copyright: 2006

Price: $180.95

Request a Review Copy


Multiple functions of physical security are presented in this A to Z guide. Physical and Technical Security: An Introduction furnishes readers with an industry-based perspective and a practitioner's point of view on all phases of physical security, including what works and what does not, through a careful mix of theory and practical application. Readers will obtain a solid foundation in both the technological and operational aspects of physical security through comprehensive coverage that explores such principal topics as security electronics, communications systems, test equipment, video and optics, alarm systems, computers and security software, access control, and more.


  • a chapter on Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) fosters a basic awareness of corporate and government espionage required by security personnel
  • explores multiple functions of physical and technical security in one complete volume
  • coverage that is broad in scope and easy to read makes this an excellent reference for beginners and seasoned professionals alike
  • provides overview of technologies that support the security function in a modern organization

See More Product Details

Shopping Cart Status
You have 0 items in your cart.


Contact Us

Contact Delmar Cengage Learning at 1-800-648-7450

Find Your Sales Representative



Please see one of our service sites for purchasing and support options.

AnswersPlus Pro

Business, Retail, Government, Libraries and Not for Profit Organization Accounts


U.S. Private Sector Colleges and Universities


Community College, 4-year College, or University Bookstores


K-12 School Purchasing Agents