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Wiley Pathways Disaster Response and Recovery

By: David McEntire

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Sep 2006 | #168811 | ISBN: 0471789747
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Providing readers with a well-rounded understanding of disaster responses, this book first explores the various types of disasters that may occur. It then uncovers the myriad of actors that are involved in emergency management as well as the diverse theoretical frameworks from which post-disaster activities may be approached. Readers will gain a better understanding of the typical challenges to be expected during response efforts as well as the tools and techniques that will enhance the ability to protect lives, reduce property damage and minimize disruption.

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