Introduction to International Disaster Management

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  • Author : Damon P. Coppola
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 896 pages
  • ISBN : 012817059X
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Introduction to International Disaster Management

Introduction to International Disaster Management
  • Author : Damon P. Coppola
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 16 September 2020
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Introduction to International Disaster Management, Fourth Edition, offers an unbiased, global perspective for students and practitioners alike. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the disaster management profession, covering the varied sources of risk and vulnerability, the systems that exist to manage hazard risk, and the many different stakeholders involved, from individuals to global organizations. This text also serves as a reference on scores of disaster management topics, including various technological and intentional hazards, on international disaster management structures and systems,

Introduction to International Disaster Management

Introduction to International Disaster Management
  • Author : Damon P. Coppola
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 December 2010
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 18 September 2009
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  • Author : George Haddow,Jane Bullock,Damon P. Coppola
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 12 October 2010
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  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 13 February 2019
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  • Release : 01 April 2022
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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 28 October 2020
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 January 2003
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Introduction to Emergency Management is a practical reference for professionals and students who need to understand the process of disaster response planning and mitigation. The book details the world's leading emergency management agency, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), covering its history, organization, programs, and operations as well as the Federal Response Plan (FRP). The authors examine the roles, responsibilities, and interrelationship between FEMA, state and local emergency management systems and other critical partners. They also explain the government emergency

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Disaster Policy and Politics

Disaster Policy and Politics
  • Author : Richard Sylves
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 17 March 2008
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This book offers an excellent and highly useful overview of the history of how the federal government has responded to disasters since 1950. It puts the disaster relief program in the proper context of federal-state relations, and it illustrates the changes in the program that are under way as a result of recent developments.