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Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Charles H. V. Ebert
Categories: Disasters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company

Disasters and the Mass Media
Language: en
Pages: 299
Categories: Disasters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher:

Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Tom Conklin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-02 - Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Background information, activities, and projects to teach about earthquakes, hurricanes, volcanoes, and other forces of nature.
Natural Disasters and Their Mitigation
Language: en
Pages: 195
Categories: Emergency management
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Contributed papers presented at a workshop organized by Indian Institute of Remote Sensing at Dehra Dun, India, Oct. 1999.
Engineering Disasters
Language: en
Pages: 399
Authors: Don S. Lawson
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Amer Society of Mechanical

In this practical and highly topical book, the author provides thoroughly researched accounts of well-known disasters and failures worldwide. Historical events
Living with Hazards, Dealing with Disasters
Language: en
Authors: William L. Waugh
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-12-30 - Publisher: M.E. Sharpe

This is the first concise introduction to emergency management, the emerging profession that deals with disasters from floods and earthquakes to terrorist attac
Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008
Language: en
Pages: 1027
Authors: Louise Wallendorf
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Amer Society of Civil Engineers

Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008 contains 90 papers presented at the conference held from April 13-16, 2008 in Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. The papers include s
Coping with Natural Disasters
Language: en
Pages: 97
Authors: World Health Organization
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Amer Public Health Assn

Environmental Health Management After Natural Disasters
Language: en
Pages: 58
Authors: Pan American Health Organization
Categories: Disasters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Pan Amer Health Org

Intended to provide a framework to assist planners in the health and other sectors to incorporate in their action strategies measures to protect the population
Mass Trauma and Emotional Healing Around the World
Language: en
Pages: 476
Authors: Ani Kalayjian
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Praeger Pub Text

Around the world, scores of those who survive disasters have demonstrated a remarkable resilience that enables them to live happy, productive lives. This book d