Introduction to Emergency Management (6th ed.)

by George D. Haddow, Jane A. Bullock, Damon P. Coppola

Introduction to Emergency Management sets the standard for excellence in the field and has educated a generation of emergency managers. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola return for the sixth edition with an emphasis on climate change as a major hazard. Fully updated throughout for new regulations and workflows, with new case studies covering the latest in best practices, this classic textbook prepares students for the challenges of a career in emergency management.

  • Expanded information on disaster recovery coordination structures
  • Emphasis on climate change as a key hazard faced by disaster managers
  • Coverage of social media as critical tool in emergency management
  • Fully updated throughout for the latest regulations and workflows
  • New examples and case studies throughout
  • Updated ancillaries to keep course instruction fresh
  • Elsevier Science; January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780128030653
  • Edition: 6
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  • Title: Introduction to Emergency Management
  • Author: George D. Haddow; Jane A. Bullock; Damon P. Coppola
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann