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Leading Air Mobility Operations in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies: Joint Doctrine Review and Analysis, Practical Realities for Mission and Political Success, Who Moved My Cheese?

by Progressive Management

<p>Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides an educational foundation for Mobility Air Forces (MAF) charged with leadership of complex humanitarian emergencies (CHE). The author ...

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Living with Climate Change: How Communities Are Surviving and Thriving in a Changing Climate

by Bullock, Jane A.

<P>The climate has changed and communities across America are living with the consequences: rapid sea level rise, multi-state wildfires, heat waves, and enduring drought. <B>Living with Climate Change: How Communities Are Surviving and Thriving ...

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Long-Term Community Recovery from Natural Disasters

by Arendt, Lucy A.

<P>Today, governmental efforts at long-term community recovery from a natural disaster consist primarily of rebuilding the physical artifact of the community. This entails reestablishing vital community services and infrastructure and creating ...

ISBN: 9781466593039

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Managing Children in Disasters: Planning for Their Unique Needs

by Bullock, Jane A.

<P>Each year, disasters such as house fires, car accidents, tsunamis, earthquakes, and hurricanes impact hundreds of thousands of children. Child victims can suffer disproportionately and the physical and psychological damage sustained can far ...

ISBN: 9781439837672

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Managing Critical Incidents and Large-Scale Event Security

by Eloy Nuñez & Ernest G. Vendrell

<p><strong>2017 Award Winner of the ASIS Security Book of the Year</strong></p> <p>Nuñez and Vendrell aim to provide the most current and effective resources for managing special events and critical incidents. Their book relies heavily on case ...

ISBN: 9781315352992

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Managing Emerging Risk: The Capstone of Preparedness

by Burton, Kevin D.

<P>From Main Street to Mumbai, <STRONG>Managing Emerging Risk: The Capstone of Preparedness </STRONG>considers the new global drivers behind threats and hazards facing all those tasked with protecting the public and private sector. The text ...

ISBN: 9781439826430

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Managing Famine, Flood and Earthquake in China

Tianjin, 1958-85

by Lauri Paltemaa

<p>China suffers frequently from many types of natural disasters, which have affected the lives of many millions of Chinese. The steps which the Chinese state has taken to prevent disasters, mitigate their consequences, and reconstruct in the ...

ISBN: 9781317567462

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Managing Spontaneous Community Volunteers in Disasters: A Field Manual

by Orloff, Lisa

<P>While history has identified a need for improved coordination during emergencies, it has also demonstrated that community volunteers positively impact their neighborhoods during times of crisis. Laying out the rationale and process by which ...

ISBN: 9781439818343

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Mass Fatalities: Managing the Community Response

by Teahen, Peter R.

<P>A mass fatalities response goes far beyond returning the remains of a loved one to surviving family members. Those charged with this grim but critical responsibility will find themselves immersed in multiple tasks involving diverse ...

ISBN: 9781439849033

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Mass Fatality Management Concise Field Guide

by Dudley, Mary H.

<P>In a mass fatality incident, members of the medical examiner or coroner's office are faced with a host of complex and time-sensitive responsibilities. These include identifying victims, collecting property and evidence, determining cause and ...

ISBN: 9781466557260

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Mass Notification and Crisis Communications: Planning, Preparedness, and Systems

by Walker, Denise C.

<P>Mass communication in the midst of a crisis must be done in a targeted and timely manner to mitigate the impact and ultimately save lives. Based on sound research, real-world case studies, and the author's own experiences, <STRONG>Mass ...

ISBN: 9781439874394

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Media Interaction With the Public in Emergency Situations: Four Case Studies - Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident, Los Angeles Riots and Rodney King, World Trade Center Bombing, Oklahoma City Bombing

by Progressive Management

<p>Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this interesting study provides an analysis of media coverage of four major emergency situations in the United States and the impact of that coverage on the ...

ISBN: 9781310039508

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Mitigation Federal Interagency Operational Plan: Core Capabilities, Federal Roles and Responsibilities, National Preparedness Goal and Executive Orders, Agency Directives, Congressional Acts

by Progressive Management

<p>This important reference document has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.</p> <p>Threats and hazards present long-term risks to people and their property. Risk is the potential for an unwanted ...

ISBN: 9780463296301

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My Nuclear Nightmare

Leading Japan through the Fukushima Disaster to a Nuclear-Free Future

by Naoto Kan

<p>&quot;Naoto Kan, who was prime minister of Japan when the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster began, has become a ubiquitous and compelling voice for the global antinuclear movement. Kan compared the potential worst-case devastation that ...

ISBN: 9781501706660

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My Preparedness List

by Shawn Carroll

<p>This book lists possible items you will need in case a disaster or crisis occurs. It is actually two lists: one is alphabetized and the other is categorized. Many of these items listed you already have. Some of these you will never get or ...

ISBN: 9781311412522

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Natural Hazard Mitigation

by Jerolleman, Alessandra

<P>One of the four core phases of emergency management, hazard mitigation is essential for reducing disaster effects on human populations and making communities more resilient to the impacts of hazards. Presenting an up-to-date look at the ...

ISBN: 9781466592186

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Natural Hazards, Second Edition: Explanation and Integration

by Montz, Burrell E.

<div>What can we learn from the spatial patterns of disasters? What human and structural factors need to be addressed to explain hazard vulnerability? As populations grow and the climate warms, how can natural hazards be mitigated? Thoroughly ...

ISBN: 9781462529193

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Oregon City Floods

by Clackamas County Historical Society

Native American legends from times long ago tell of great floods that covered the earth in the Pacific Northwest. Early fur trappers describe the Willamette River as a sheet of water covering the land as far as the eye can see in the early ...

ISBN: 9781439655757

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Organizational Resilience: Managing the Risks of Disruptive Events - A Practitioner's Guide

by Leflar, James J.

<P>Moving towards resiliency is more than just implanting policy and procedure; it is a process that takes organizations on a winding path requiring patience and tolerance. A good deal of learning will have to take place during the trip and that

ISBN: 9781439841389

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Pandemic Influenza: Emergency Planning and Community Preparedness

by Ryan, Jeffrey R.

<P><EM>The swine flu emergency needn't become a crisis.</EM> This critically acclaimed work provides public health officials, doctors, responders, and emergency planners with accurate current information that will help them understand the nature

ISBN: 9781420060881

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