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Product Description: 2017 Award Winner of the ASIS Security Book of the Year Nuñez and Vendrell aim to provide the most current and effective resources for managing special events and critical incidents. Their book relies heavily on case studies and after action reports that examine the lessons learned from a multitude of previous events and incidents...read more

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9781498731508 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 21, 2016, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: 2017 Award Winner of the ASIS Security Book of the Year Nuñez and Vendrell aim to provide the most current and effective resources for managing special events and critical incidents.

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Product Description: A science-based text, New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures presents research that addresses the growing threat of chemical and biological terrorism as well as the need for improvements in the implementation of countermeasures...read more
By Ronald J. Kendall (editor), Steven M. Presley (editor) and Seshadri S. Rankuma (editor)

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9781498747561 | CRC Pr I Llc, February 17, 2016, cover price $169.95 | About this edition: A science-based text, New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures presents research that addresses the growing threat of chemical and biological terrorism as well as the need for improvements in the implementation of countermeasures.

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Product Description: This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This book presents the latest research on resilience strategies around the world. Research such as this is necessary to create new ideas and to evaluate established ones in an effort to make communities more adaptable and to increase people's survival and quality of life while living with the reality of climate change...read more
By Kimberly Etingoff (editor)

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9781771883108 | Apple Academic Pr Inc, April 6, 2016, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This title includes a number of Open Access chapters.

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Product Description: Parents care about keeping their families safe, hydrated, fed and healthy on a daily basis; yet, every year families face unforeseen situations that threaten those necessities. It could be a natural disaster like a hurricane or blizzard, or a man-made emergency situation like a power outage or food shortage...read more

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9780415196291, titled "Observing Organizations: Anxiety, Defense, and Culture in Health" | Routledge, October 1, 2000, cover price $110.00 | also contains Observing Organizations: Anxiety, Defense, and Culture in Health | About this edition: Observing Organisations presents a unique approach derived from direct participant observation of small units within institutions, all in the health and social services sector.

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9781624141751 | Page Street Pub Co, December 8, 2015, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Parents care about keeping their families safe, hydrated, fed and healthy on a daily basis; yet, every year families face unforeseen situations that threaten those necessities.

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Product Description: Emergency Preparedness: A Safety Guide to Planning for People, Property, and Business Continuity provides step-by-step instructions for developing prevention and response plans for all types of emergencies and disasters. It helps the reader to create an organization-wide emergency management plan that ensures that all procedures are in place and all equipment and personnel needs are addressed so that you and/or your organization can respond to an emergency situation quickly and instinctively...read more

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9781598887914, titled "Emergency Preparedness: A Safety Planning Guide for People, Property, and Business Continuity" | 2 edition (Bernan Pr, March 15, 2016), cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Emergency Preparedness: A Safety Guide to Planning for People, Property, and Business Continuity provides step-by-step instructions for developing prevention and response plans for all types of emergencies and disasters.

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Product Description: As levels of urbanization increase around the world, the growing concentrations of population and economic activity increases vulnerability to natural disasters. Interdependencies among urban populations mean that damage to the built environment, including water, sewer and energy infrastructure, can affect millions...read more
By Mark Skidmore (editor)

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9781472441683 | Ashgate Pub Co, January 13, 2016, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: As levels of urbanization increase around the world, the growing concentrations of population and economic activity increases vulnerability to natural disasters.

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Product Description: This book examines the role of the private sector in emergency management and how that role is changing through private sector intersections with government, government agencies, and the public sectors in all phases of emergency management...read more
By Alessandra Jerolleman (editor) and John J. Kiefer (editor)

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9781482244083 | CRC Pr I Llc, October 5, 2015, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: This book examines the role of the private sector in emergency management and how that role is changing through private sector intersections with government, government agencies, and the public sectors in all phases of emergency management.

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Product Description: INGENIOUS TIPS, TRICKS AND TECHNIQUES FOR TURNING ORDINARY OBJECTS INTO SURVIVAL GEARWhen a catastrophic event strikes, you’ll need to rely on your skills and supplies to keep you alive. This book teaches you how to improvise solutions for the scarcities, deficiencies, and dangers that will arise in a worst-case scenario...read more

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9781612434964 | Ulysses Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: INGENIOUS TIPS, TRICKS AND TECHNIQUES FOR TURNING ORDINARY OBJECTS INTO SURVIVAL GEARWhen a catastrophic event strikes, you’ll need to rely on your skills and supplies to keep you alive.

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By Outdoor Life (editor) and Joseph Pred

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9781616289546 | Weldon Owen, October 6, 2015, cover price $29.00

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By Jerry D. Vanvactor (editor)

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9781634833950 | Nova Science Pub Inc, September 25, 2015, cover price $190.00

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Product Description: Disasters can dominate newspaper headlines and fill our TV screens with relief appeals, but the complex long-term challenge of recovery―providing shelter, rebuilding safe dwellings, restoring livelihoods and shattered lives―generally fails to attract the attention of the public and most agencies...read more

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9780415611688, titled "Recovery from Disaster: Providing Shelter and Rebuilding Communities" | Routledge, September 10, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Disasters can dominate newspaper headlines and fill our TV screens with relief appeals, but the complex long-term challenge of recovery―providing shelter, rebuilding safe dwellings, restoring livelihoods and shattered lives―generally fails to attract the attention of the public and most agencies.

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Product Description: Cities and Disasters presents interdisciplinary and multinational perspectives on emergency management policy, economic development, and the various factors that affect the recovery process after natural disasters strike urban areas...read more
By Davia C. Downey (editor)

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9781482247404 | CRC Pr I Llc, August 20, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Cities and Disasters presents interdisciplinary and multinational perspectives on emergency management policy, economic development, and the various factors that affect the recovery process after natural disasters strike urban areas.

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Product Description: Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency...read more

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9780765645777 | Routledge, September 10, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Less than half of the public in the U.

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9780765645784 | Routledge, September 9, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Less than half of the public in the U.

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9781629984100 | Upd rev edition (Creation House, August 4, 2015), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Part pop culture trope, part hypothetical cataclysm, the zombie apocalypse is rooted in modern literature, film and mythology. This collection of new essays considers the implications of this scientifically impossible (but perhaps imminent) event, examining real-world responses to pandemic contagion and civic chaos, as well as those from Hollywood and popular culture...read more
By Wade Davis (foreword by), Amy L. Thompson (editor) and Antonio S. Thompson (editor)

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9780786475506 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, July 29, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Part pop culture trope, part hypothetical cataclysm, the zombie apocalypse is rooted in modern literature, film and mythology.

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Product Description: Why did the people of the Zambesi Delta affected by severe flooding return early to their homes or even choose to not evacuate? How is the forced resettlement of small-scale farmers living along the foothills of an active volcano on the Philippines impacting on their day-to-day livelihood routines? Making sense of such questions and observations is only possible by understanding how the decision-making of societies at risk is embedded in culture, and how intervention measures acknowledge, or neglect, cultural settings...read more
By Greg Bankoff (editor), Terry Cannon (editor), Fred Kr�ger (editor), Benedikt Orlowski (editor) and E. Lisa F. Schipper (editor)

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9780415745581 | Routledge, April 20, 2015, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Why did the people of the Zambesi Delta affected by severe flooding return early to their homes or even choose to not evacuate?

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9780415745604 | Routledge, April 15, 2015, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Why did the people of the Zambesi Delta affected by severe flooding return early to their homes or even choose to not evacuate?

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Product Description: Since culture, the media and the arts deal with the perception and the processing of catastrophe, what kind of social knowledge does this process produce and how does it contribute to the sustainable development of societies?The book seeks to understand how societies and cultures deal with disaster and the rhetorical means they resort to in order to represent it...read more
By Christoph Wulf (editor)

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9783110406528 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, March 13, 2015, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: Since culture, the media and the arts deal with the perception and the processing of catastrophe, what kind of social knowledge does this process produce and how does it contribute to the sustainable development of societies?

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9780408013956, titled "Basic in Action" | Butterworth-Heinemann, April 1, 1984, cover price $37.95 | also contains Basic in Action

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9781440300042, titled "The Survival Savvy Family: How to Be Your Best During the Absolute Worst" | Living Ready, March 18, 2015, cover price $18.99

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Product Description: Based on extensive ethnographic and historical research conducted in diverse field locations, this volume offers an acute analysis of how actors at local, national, and international levels govern disasters; it examines the political issues at stake that often go unaddressed and demonstrates that victims of disaster do not remain passive...read more
By Julien Langumier (editor)

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9781137435453 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 3, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Based on extensive ethnographic and historical research conducted in diverse field locations, this volume offers an acute analysis of how actors at local, national, and international levels govern disasters; it examines the political issues at stake that often go unaddressed and demonstrates that victims of disaster do not remain passive.

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Product Description: LEARN HOW TO SURVIVE!When it comes to surviving a disaster, having survival skills and know-how is as essential as having the necessary survival gear. Without the right knowledge, survival gear is useless. Build the Perfect Bug Out Survival Skills will teach you the essential wilderness survival skills you need to endure a bug out situation or prolonged off-grid scenario...read more

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9781440340130 | Living Ready, February 25, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: LEARN HOW TO SURVIVE!
9780373173990, titled "The Impatient Virgin" | Harlequin Books, November 1, 1998, cover price $3.50 | also contains The Impatient Virgin | About this edition: Her future husband?

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Product Description: GIS for Critical Infrastructure Protection highlights the GIS-based technologies that can be used to support critical infrastructure protection and emergency management. The book bridges the gap between theory and practice using real-world applications, real-world case studies, and the authors’ real-world experience...read more

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9781466599345 | CRC Pr I Llc, September 1, 2015, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: GIS for Critical Infrastructure Protection highlights the GIS-based technologies that can be used to support critical infrastructure protection and emergency management.

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Product Description: Disaster Theory: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Concepts and Causes offers the theoretical background needed to understand what disasters are and why they occur. Drawing on related disciplines, including sociology, risk theory, and seminal research on disasters and emergency management, Disaster Theory clearly lays out the conceptual framework of the emerging field of disaster studies...read more

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9780128002278 | Butterworth-Heinemann, January 8, 2015, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Disaster Theory: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Concepts and Causes offers the theoretical background needed to understand what disasters are and why they occur.

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Product Description: For effective preparedness, emergency managers must comprehend how a disaster impacts not only the physical infrastructure of the affected community but also the population. They must understand how the people interact with one another, how they interact with government, and how they react to the disaster event...read more

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9781439847978 | CRC Pr I Llc, December 19, 2014, cover price $92.95 | About this edition: For effective preparedness, emergency managers must comprehend how a disaster impacts not only the physical infrastructure of the affected community but also the population.

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