Disaster Response and Recovery PDF ePub eBook

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Disaster Response and Recovery free pdf Provides an overview of the various types of disasters that may occur, the myriad of actors that are involved in emergency management, and the diverse theoretical frameworks from which post-disaster activities may be approached. Includes updated chapters keeping the material fresh and accessible while incorporating recent changes in policy and new research Highlights lessons learned from such incidents and catastrophes as: Hurricane Katrina, Earthquake in Haiti, Parking lot collapse in Miami, West Texas industrial explosion, Train wreck in Spain, Aurora movie shooting, Times Square bombing, etc. Examines typical challenges to be expected during response efforts along with tools and techniques to enhance the ability to protect lives, reduce property damage and minimize disruption Includes an instructor package which contains: Sample Syllabus, Teaching Suggestions, Test bank, and PowerPoints

About David A. McEntire

David McEntire is a Professor in the Emergency Administration andPlanning Program (EADP) in the Department of Public Administrationat the University of North Texas. He teaches emergencymanagement courses in both the undergraduate and graduate programs.Dr. McEntire has written extensively on emergency management andhas been recognized by peers as the recipient of the BlanchardAward for Academic Excellence in Emergency Management HigherEducation.

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Author : David A. McEntire
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 31 October 2014
ISBN : 1118673026
EAN : 9781118673027
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 560 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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