Doing Security

Critical Reflections and an Agenda for Change

  • MarkĀ Button

Part of the Crime Prevention and Security Management book series (CPSM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Mapping Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Security Undone

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Mark Button
      Pages 27-53
    3. Mark Button
      Pages 54-74
    4. Mark Button
      Pages 95-119
  4. Doing Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Mark Button
      Pages 123-142
    3. Mark Button
      Pages 143-164
    4. Mark Button
      Pages 165-189
    5. Mark Button
      Pages 190-217
  5. Concluding Comments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 228-251

About this book


Despite the growing interest in security amongst governments, organizations and the general public, the provision of much security is substandard. This book explores the problems facing security, and sets out innovative proposals to enhance the effectiveness of security in society, at national and organizational levels.


Agenda Governance list of abbreviations organization

Authors and affiliations

  • MarkĀ Button
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PortsmouthUK

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