The Power of the Powerless: Citizens Against the State in Central Eastern Europe / Edition 1

The Power of the Powerless: Citizens Against the State in Central Eastern Europe / Edition 1

by Václav Havel, John Keane
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0873327616

ISBN-13: 9780873327619

Pub. Date: 01/01/1985

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Designed as an introduction to emergency management, this book includes pieces on: social, political, and fiscal aspects of risk management; land-use planning and building code enforcement regulations; insurance issues; emergency management systems; and managing natural and manmade disasters.

Overview

Designed as an introduction to emergency management, this book includes pieces on: social, political, and fiscal aspects of risk management; land-use planning and building code enforcement regulations; insurance issues; emergency management systems; and managing natural and manmade disasters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873327619
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/1985
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
5.82(w) x 8.91(h) x 0.68(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

This is the first concise introduction to emergency management, the emerging profession that deals with disasters from floods and earthquakes to terrorist attacks. Twenty case studies illustrate the handling of actual disasters including the Northridge Earthquake and the Oklahoma City Bombing. Discussion questions and guides to on-line information sources facilitate use of the book in the classroom and professional training programs.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >