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- Elsevier Science 2008; US$ 57.95
Communications is key to the success of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery. Accurate information disseminated to the general public, to elected officials and community leaders, and to the media reduces risk, saves lives and property, and speeds recovery. The ability to communicate is no longer an afterthought or a luxury; timely... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 59.95
Communications are key to the success of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Accurate information disseminated to the general public, to elected officials and community leaders, as well as to the media, reduces risk, saves lives and property, and speeds recovery. Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World, Second Edition... more...
- CRC Press 2008; US$ 79.95
The book?s case study of flooding in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is particularly instructive of the tenacity and long-term political involvement needed to deal thoroughly with even the most obvious and universally acknowledged hazard . . . offers a wide variety of additional resources on climate change and hazards . . . ? In Natural Hazards Observer , March... more...
- Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 70.95
Introduction to Emergency Management, Second Edition is a practical reference for students and professionals covering disaster response planning and mitigation. The book details the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (U.S), the Federal Response Plan (FRP), and the roles, responsibilities, and interrelationship between FEMA and state and local... more...
- Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 75.95
INTRODUCTION TO HOMELAND SECURITY was the first book to provide practitioners, educators, and students with a comprehensive account of the original and ongoing developments in the Department of Homeland Security?s reorganization, as well as the practices, policies and programs enacted in relation to the government restructure. The new edition continues... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 75.95
Bullock and Haddow have set the standard for homeland security textbooks, and they follow up their top-selling second edition with this substantially improved third edition. Professional practitioners value the decades of experience that the authors bring to their analysis, and their passionate argument for an all-hazards approach to enhancing America's... more...
- Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 63.95
Introduction to Emergency Management, Third Edition provides a comprehensive update of this foundational text on the background components and systems involved in the management of disasters and other emergencies. The book details current practices, strategies, and the key players involved in emergency management, especially in the U.S. but also... more...
- Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 59.95
Introduction to Emergency Management, Fourth Edition, offers a practical guide to the discipline of emergency management. It focuses on the domestic emergency management system of the United States, highlighting the lessons and emerging trends that are applicable to emergency management systems in other parts of the world. The book begins by tracing... more...
- CRC Press 2010; US$ 94.95
Unique Needs of Children in Disasters Children as a Special Population Physical and Physiological Vulnerabilities Developmental and Social Vulnerabilities Psychological Vulnerabilities Safety and Security Vulnerabilities What Are the Special Emergency Response Needs of Children? Family Unity Child Infrastructure Families Schools Child... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 74.95
Bullock, Haddow, and Coppola have set the standard for homeland security textbooks, and they follow up their #1-selling third edition with this substantially improved version. Students will value the decades of experience that the authors bring to their analysis, and the new edition offers still more research-based data to balance the field-tested... more...