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The Social Roots of Risk: Producing Disasters, Promoting Resilience

The Social Roots of Risk

Producing Disasters, Promoting Resilience

Stanford University Press (2014)

Rather than acts of God or random acts of nature, The Social Roots of Risk argues that hazards,...

Blood Oranges
Penguin Publishing Group (2013)

My name’s Quinn. If you buy into my reputation, I’m the most notorious demon hunter in New...

Research Methods for Leisure, Recreation and Tourism
CABI (2017)

A new edition of a proven textbook, this title covers the measurement of variables, questionnaire...

Cherry Bomb
Penguin Publishing Group (2015)

Meet Siobhan Quinn—Half vampire, half werewolf, and retired monster hunter. Or so she thought… ...

Disasters: A Sociological Approach


A Sociological Approach

Wiley (2019)

Disasters kill, maim, and generate increasingly large economic losses. But they do not wreak their...

The Sociology of Katrina: Perspectives on a Modern Catastrophe

The Sociology of Katrina (2nd ed.)

Perspectives on a Modern Catastrophe

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2010)

The second edition of The Sociology of Katrina again brings together the nation's top...

Violence against Women
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2004)

This is an edited volume of 12 articles previously published in Social Problems that may be...