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9780470482810, titled "Wiley Pathways Introduction To emergency Management" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 3, 2009, cover price $60.95

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Product Description: The first study of its kind to address the issue of ethnic diversity, Minority Citizens in Disasters focuses on the responses of two minorities―blacks and Mexican-Americans―relative to whites in three disaster events: a propane car derailment, a nitric acid spill, and a flood...read more

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9780820308302 | Univ of Georgia Pr, August 1, 1986, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The first study of its kind to address the issue of ethnic diversity, Minority Citizens in Disasters focuses on the responses of two minorities―blacks and Mexican-Americans―relative to whites in three disaster events: a propane car derailment, a nitric acid spill, and a flood.

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9780820331416 | Univ of Georgia Pr, March 1, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The first study of its kind to address the issue of ethnic diversity, Minority Citizens in Disasters focuses on the responses of two minorities―blacks and Mexican-Americans―relative to whites in three disaster events: a propane car derailment, a nitric acid spill, and a flood.

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Product Description: The recent devastation caused by tsunamis, hurricanes and wildfires highlights the need for highly trained professionals who can develop effective strategies in response to these disasters. This invaluable resource arms readers with the tools to address all phases of emergency management...read more

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9780471772606 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 3, 2006, cover price $86.95 | About this edition: The recent devastation caused by tsunamis, hurricanes and wildfires highlights the need for highly trained professionals who can develop effective strategies in response to these disasters.

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Product Description: In order for a community to be truly prepared to respond to any type of emergency, it must develop effective emergency planning. Emergency Planning guides readers through the steps of developing these plans, offering a number of strategies that will help ensure success...read more

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9780471920779 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 12, 2006, cover price $86.95 | About this edition: In order for a community to be truly prepared to respond to any type of emergency, it must develop effective emergency planning.

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Product Description: What is a Disaster? Addresses the most basic question in the field: that of defining the phenomenon of study. For theoretical advancement, it is important that researchers begin to develop a consensus about the meaning of disasters and related phenomena...read more
By Ronald W. Perry (editor) and E. L. Quarantelli (editor)

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9781413479867 | Xlibris Corp, March 4, 2005, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: What is a Disaster?

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9781413479850 | Xlibris Corp, March 4, 2005, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: What is a Disaster?

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Product Description: 9/11. Tornadoes. Emergency preparedness. Whether explaining parts per million to a community exposed to contaminated groundwater or launching a campaign to encourage home carbon monoxide testing, an effective message is paramount to the desired result: an increased understanding of health risk...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780761906513 | Sage Pubns, December 11, 2003, cover price $73.00 | About this edition: 9/11.

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Product Description: 9/11. Tornadoes. Emergency preparedness. Whether explaining parts per million to a community exposed to contaminated groundwater or launching a campaign to encourage home carbon monoxide testing, an effective message is paramount to the desired result: an increased understanding of health risk...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780761906506 | Sage Pubns, December 17, 2003, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: 9/11.

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Product Description: Facing the Unexpected presents the wealth of information derived from disasters around the world over the past 25 years. The authors explore how these findings can improve disaster programs, identify remaining research needs, and discuss disaster within the broader context of sustainable development...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780309069991 | Natl Academy Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Facing the Unexpected presents the wealth of information derived from disasters around the world over the past 25 years.

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Product Description: Because of the public's increased demands for effective planning and response to community-wide crisis, emergency management has become an increasingly important activity in modern society. Advances in technology have made it possible to detect, monitor, and transmit hazard data more accurately and rapidly than ever before...read more

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9780891166207 | Taylor & Francis, April 1, 1992, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Because of the public's increased demands for effective planning and response to community-wide crisis, emergency management has become an increasingly important activity in modern society.

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Product Description: The opening chapter of this volume introduces the problem of comparative cross-cultural studies of volcano research techniques and samples and a review of volcano management in the US and Japan. The remainder of the book addresses different aspects of citizen responses to volcano activity...read more

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9781559382755 | Jai Pr, December 1, 1991, cover price $78.50 | About this edition: The opening chapter of this volume introduces the problem of comparative cross-cultural studies of volcano research techniques and samples and a review of volcano management in the US and Japan.

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Product Description: A decade has passed since the eruption of Mt. St. Helens in the spring of 1980, and the people living close to the volcano are still learning to cope with its ever-present danger. Using a sociological approach, "Living with Mt. St...read more

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9780874220537 | Washington State Univ Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A decade has passed since the eruption of Mt.

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Discusses the design of a system to warn citizens of an impending disaster and examines the problems related to the permanent relocation of a community repeatedly threatened by disasters

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9780899300788 | Reprint edition (Praeger Pub Text, June 1, 1984), cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Discusses the design of a system to warn citizens of an impending disaster and examines the problems related to the permanent relocation of a community repeatedly threatened by disasters

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