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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)
US$27.50

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

Narratives of Crisis: Telling Stories of Ruin and Renewal

Narratives of Crisis

Telling Stories of Ruin and Renewal

Stanford University Press (2016)
US$27.50

This book develops a typology of crisis narratives (accounts of blame, stories of renewal, victim...

Swans, Swine, and Swindlers: Coping with the Growing Threat of Mega-Crises and Mega-Messes

Swans, Swine, and Swindlers

Coping with the Growing Threat of Mega-Crises and Mega-Messes

Stanford University Press (2011)
US$31.99

Swans, Swine, and Swindlers argues that we must view crises as "messes": webs of complex and...

Learning From the Global Financial Crisis: Creatively, Reliably, and Sustainably
Stanford University Press (2012)
US$54.50

This volume furnishes insights about the financial crisis and how to move beyond it from the...

Leadership Dispatches: Chile's Extraordinary Comeback from Disaster

Leadership Dispatches

Chile's Extraordinary Comeback from Disaster

Stanford University Press (2015)
US$27.50

Through an account of Chile's remarkable recovery after a catastrophic earthquake in 2010, this book...

Community at Risk: Biodefense and the Collective Search for Security

Community at Risk

Biodefense and the Collective Search for Security

Stanford University Press (2015)
US$58.99

Community at Risk examines civic response to the federal government's plans to build biodefense...

Reliability and Risk: The Challenge of Managing Interconnected Infrastructures

Reliability and Risk

The Challenge of Managing Interconnected Infrastructures

Stanford University Press (2016)
US$58.99

Reliability and Risk introduces a landmark framework for better analyzing and managing reliability...

Organizing for Reliability: A Guide for Research and Practice
Stanford University Press (2018)
US$68.50

Increasingly, scholars view reliability—the ability to plan for and withstand disaster—as a social...