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Emergency management and social intelligence : a comprehensive all-hazards approach

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Charna R. Epstein, Ameya Pawar, Scott C. Simon. --Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , c2015.
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Supplying an understanding of social vulnerability and its interplay with emergency management, this book provides information on garnering information to adapt emergency plans for emergency situations. It includes a historical analysis of how disaster monies have been spent as well as how it has been allocated so that it didn't mitigate future events. The authors discuss how harnessing local community intelligence from information centers; such as non-profits and social service providers, com…
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Epstein, Charna R
Other Authors
Pawar, Ameya
Simon, Scott. C
Responsibility
Charna R. Epstein, Ameya Pawar, Scott C. Simon
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxv, 216 p.)
ISBN
9781439847985
Subjects (MeSH)
Disaster Planning
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency management
Abstract
Supplying an understanding of social vulnerability and its interplay with emergency management, this book provides information on garnering information to adapt emergency plans for emergency situations. It includes a historical analysis of how disaster monies have been spent as well as how it has been allocated so that it didn't mitigate future events. The authors discuss how harnessing local community intelligence from information centers; such as non-profits and social service providers, community vulnerabilities, planning gaps, and social strata, and leveraging organizational capacity will.
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Toxico-terrorism : emergency response and clinical approach to chemical, biological, and radiological agents

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[edited by] Robin B. McFee, Jerrold B. Leikin. --New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Medical , c2008.
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McFee, Robin B
Other Authors
Leikin, Jerrold B
Responsibility
[edited by] Robin B. McFee, Jerrold B. Leikin
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical
Date of Publication
c2008
ISBN
9780071593557
0071593551
Subjects (MeSH)
Bioterrorism - prevention & control
Chemical Terrorism - prevention & control
Emergency Medical Services
Disaster Planning
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e-Book
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