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Surviving mass victim attacks : what to do when the unthinkable happens / Gary M. Jackson.

Jackson, Gary M., (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Mooresville PL - Mooresville 613.69 JAC (Text) 37323005362309 NEW-BKS Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 613.69 JAC (Text) 78551000539148 Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538110874 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1538110873 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: vi, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding past attacks to know how to survive -- Recognize warning signs -- Know how to react when caught in an actual attack -- Surviving by escaping -- Surviving by hiding and staying in place -- Surviving by attacking the attacker: a last resort? -- The need for a personal protection plan -- Your personal security plan: generic information -- Your personal security plan: specific tips -- Surviving with psychological trauma -- How to prevent mass victim attacks -- Successful prevention.
Summary, etc.:
Presents specific and valuable strategies for survival if the unthinkable happens and serves as a practical guide to anyone who wishes to be more knowledgeable and better prepared if caught in an attack themselves. The author analyzes different types of mass victim attackers, their methods, how and what they target, and then presents strategies that anyone can use to increase their chances of survival. The strategies presented are easily understoof and do not require special skills to execute. Readers will better know what to expect, how to prepare proactively, and how to rrespond in a way that could save lives- their own and those of others.
Subject: Violent crimes > Prevention.
Mass murder > Prevention.
Terrorism > Prevention.
Self-defense.
Self-preservation.

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