The Great Earthquake Experiment: Risk Communication and Public Action

The Great Earthquake Experiment: Risk Communication and Public Action

by Dennis S. Mileti, Colleen Fitzpatrick
     
 

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Reviews the history of large earthquakes, the national policy on research into prediction and on warning the public, and the public's reaction to the policy. Especially details the Parkfield (California) earthquake prediction experiment begun in 1985, the only method sanctioned by the two official bodies that evaluate predictions. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780813383699
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Pages:
149
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

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