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Global Cases in Best and Worst Practice in Crisis and Emergency Management (Hardcover)

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This textbook brings together the most established scholars and experts in the increasingly studied fields of crisis and emergency management to cover a range of topics. The first part focuses on macro-level emergency policy cases addressing policy design, decisions with long and short term impact. The second part highlights cases involving instructive examples of prevention, leadership, coordination, mitigation, planning and supplies, organization and more. The third part includes cases and discussion of chaos and transformation theories, the new concept of surprise management theory, and the application of these models in building capacity and resiliency in governance.

Number of Pages: 290
Genre: Technology, Political Science
Sub-Genre: Public Affairs + Administration
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2016
TCIN: 50951214
UPC: 9781466579361
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-9888
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