ISBN-10:
0761811834
ISBN-13:
9780761811831
Pub. Date:
09/03/1998
Publisher:
UPA
Response to Disaster: Fact Versus Fiction & Its Perpetuation -The Sociology of Disaster- / Edition 2

Response to Disaster: Fact Versus Fiction & Its Perpetuation -The Sociology of Disaster- / Edition 2

by Henry W. Fischer

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ISBN-13: 9780761811831
Publisher: UPA
Publication date: 09/03/1998
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 244
Product dimensions: 5.54(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.73(d)

About the Author

Henry W. Fischer III is a member of the International Research Committee on Disasters, and is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Acknowledgments Chapter 4 What is a Disaster? Chapter 5 Behavioral Response to Disaster Chapter 6 Why We Believe the Disaster Mythology Chapter 7 Organizational Response to Disaster Chapter 8 Future Research Needs Chapter 9 Bibliography Chapter 10 Index Chapter 11 About the Author

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