2. Security Risk Management Context

  1. Julian Talbot and
  2. Miles Jakeman

Published Online: 17 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470494974.ch2

Security Risk Management: Body of Knowledge

Security Risk Management: Body of Knowledge

How to Cite

Talbot, J. and Jakeman, M. (2009) Security Risk Management Context, in Security Risk Management: Body of Knowledge, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470494974.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470454626

Online ISBN: 9780470494974



  • changing concepts in security risk management (SRM);
  • concept of resilience and sustaining capabilities at individual and organizational or national security level;
  • globalization, opportunity and volatility


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Changing Security Environment

  • Changing Concepts in Security Risk Management

  • Origins of Security and Risk Management

  • Trends and Future Directions

  • Globalization, Opportunity, and Volatility

  • Transnational and Extrajurisdictional Risks

  • Law, Regulatory Framework, and Ramifications for Management

  • Diversification or Concentration?

  • Political Awareness

  • Risk versus Reward

  • Summary of Key Points