Disaster And After

Author: Tim Newburn
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Size: 55.37 MB
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Disaster and After identifies the potential for applying the lessons learnt in providing post-disaster services to the issues of stress and staff care in mainstream social work.

After Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9780878406531
Size: 55.23 MB
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Examines how disasters like earthquakes, oil spills, and nuclear power plant accidents can act as focusing events "which cause both citizens and policymakers to pay more attention to a public problem and often to press for solutions .

Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster

Author: Eugenie L. Birch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204484
Size: 62.48 MB
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This volume examines the rebuilding of cities and their environs after a disaster and focuses on four major issues: making cities less vulnerable to disaster, reestablishing economic viability, responding to the permanent needs of the ...

Federal Disaster Policies After Terrorists Strike

Author: Keith Bea
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781590338520
Size: 51.69 MB
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"Appropriate response actions under the NCP include efforts to detect, identify,
contain, clean up, or dispose of released hazardous materials." A key difference
between EPA authority to act under CERCLA and under the Stafford Act is that,
under the former, EPA has direct authority to respond. Under the Stafford Act, a
major disaster or emergency first must be declared, then FEMA must determine,
in consultation with EPA, whether ESF#10 activation is required to supplement
the ...

Holistic Disaster Recovery

Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780756726201
Size: 68.92 MB
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This is an all-purpose handbook on how to build sustainability into a community during the recovery period after a disaster.

After Disaster

Author: Edward Minyard
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 145750930X
Size: 38.55 MB
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This book describes his adventures and presents a view that most have never seen - from inside the Heart of Chaos.

Rebuilding After Disasters

Author: Gonzalo Lizarralde
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134028458
Size: 68.25 MB
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This book will be of great value to decision makers, students and researchers in the fields of architecture, social sciences, engineering, planning, geography, and disaster recovery.