Introduction to Emergency Management / Edition 1

Introduction to Emergency Management / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
1439830703
ISBN-13:
9781439830703
Pub. Date:
11/09/2011
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
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Overview

Introduction to Emergency Management / Edition 1

Emergency management university programs have experienced dramatic and exponential growth over the last twelve years. This new, fully updated edition introduces majors and minors to the field and provides content accessible to those students taking introductory emergency management courses. The book’s strength is in looking at the regional, state, and local level response, as well as some of the often misunderstood or overlooked social aspects of disasters. Real-world cases are described throughout including considerations of international emergency management and disasters.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781439830703
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/09/2011
Pages: 517
Sales rank: 409,674
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: History and Current Status of Emergency Management

Chapter 2: Working in Emergency Management

Chapter 3: Key Concepts, Definitions, and Perspectives

Chapter 4: Research Methods and the Practice of Emergency Management

Chapter 5: Preparedness

Chapter 6: Planning

Chapter 7: Response

Chapter 8: Recovery

Chapter 9: Mitigation

Chapter 10: Public and Private Sectors

Chapter 11: International and Humanitarian Disaster Relief

Chapter 12: The Next Generation of Emergency Managers

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