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Introduction to Emergency Management

Introduction to Emergency Management
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Learn the principles of effective emergency management as they have developed over the past six decades, including the rapid evolution of the field in this century. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola bring the ideal combination of practical and academic experience to their analysis of the phases of disaster planning, mitigation, response, recovery and communications. Extensive case studies cover the latest disasters, offering ample opportunity for current students and practitioners to build their critical thinking skills and grow into the next generation of leaders in this increasingly important profession.



New to this edition:

  • Expanded coverage of risk management and disaster communications, including the use of social networking sites
  • More material on mitigation of disasters
  • Up-to-date information on the role of FEMA in the Obama administration
Elsevier Science; October 2010
424 pages; ISBN 9781856179607
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