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Ethical Dilemmas in Hazard Mitigation
     

Ethical Dilemmas in Hazard Mitigation

by Timothy Beatley
 
Includes: ethics & natural disasters; ethical dimensions; professional ethics; who is responsible for safety? procedural fairness & equal treatment; cost of mitigation; identifying & structuring value priorities in mitigation: public safety vs. property protection; environmental values & ethics; historic preservation values; questions of acceptable risk;

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Includes: ethics & natural disasters; ethical dimensions; professional ethics; who is responsible for safety? procedural fairness & equal treatment; cost of mitigation; identifying & structuring value priorities in mitigation: public safety vs. property protection; environmental values & ethics; historic preservation values; questions of acceptable risk; defining the moral community; who should pay for mitigation? entitlements & expectations; assumptions in the methods of analysis & choice; issues of scientific & technological uncertainty; personal freedom, lifestyle choices & paternalism; property rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788180330
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Pages:
57

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