Article Index

Book Reviews

Authors
Gary A. Kreps
Issue
March 1992
Description
Emergency management: Principles and Practice for Local Government.\r\n\r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Roy Popkin, Wolf R. Dombrowsky, Ino Rossi, Duane A. Gill, Stephanie Willson, Kathleen J. Tierney
Issue
August 1995
Description
BOOK REVIEWS\r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 197-199\r\nTitle: Prediction and Perception of Natural Hazards. Author: J. Nemec, J.Nigg, F.Siccardi.\r\nReviewed by: Roy Popkin\r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 201-202\r\nTitle: The Martyred City: Death and Rebirth in the Andes. Author: Anthony Oliver-Smith.\r\nReviewed by: Ino Rossi\r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 203-204\r\nTitle: Challenges Ahead: Flood Loss Reduction Strategies for the ‘90s. Author: Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual Conference of the association of Floodplain managers.\r\nReviewed by: Duane A. Gill\r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 205-207\r\nTitle: The Impact of Hazard Area Disclosure on Property Values in Three New Zealand Communities. Author: Burrell E. Montz\r\nReviewed by: Stephanie Willson \r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 209-212\r\nTitle: Community Reconstruction after an Earthquake: Dialectical Sociology in Action. Author: Ino Rossi.\r\nReviewed by: Wolf R. Dombrowsky \r\nAugust 1995, Vol. 13 No. 2, pp. 213-215\r\nTitle: The Great Earthquake Experiment. Author: Dennis S. Mileti, Colleen Fitzpatrick.\r\nReviewed by: Kathleen Tierney \r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
George O. Rogers, Scott Brunger, Brenda Phillips, Verta Taylor, James M. Brown, James F. Short
Issue
March 1990
Description
Social Structure and Disaster.\r\n\r\nHave Waste, Will Travel: An Examination of the Implications of High-Level Nuclear Waste Transportation.\r\n\r\nGender Vulnerability to Drought: A Case Study of the Hausa Social Environment.\r\n\r\nMental Health Response to Mass Emergencies: Theory and Practice.\r\n\r\nIndustrial Hazards In a Transnational World: Risk, Equity and Empowerment.

Book Reviews

Authors
Howard Kunreuther, David M. Neal, Russell R. Dynes, Robert Reitherman, Frederick C. Cuny, Benigno Aguirre
Issue
August 1984
Description
Disaster Planning for Local Government By Roger E. Herman\r\n\r\nAmerican Minority Citizens in Disaster. By Ronald Perry, Margorie Greene and Alvin Mushcatel.\r\nSociobehavioral Responses to Chemical Hazards Preparations for and Response to Acute Chemical Emergencies at the Local Level. By E.L. Quarantelli\r\n\r\nPractical Mitigation: Strategies for Managing Disaster Prevention and Reduction. By James W. Mortentz, Hugh C. Russell and Judith A. Kelly.\r\n\r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Jeanne S. Hurlbert, Ralph B. Leonard, Douglas C. Nilson
Issue
March 1995
Description
BOOK REVIEWS\r\nMarch 1995, Vol. 13 No. 1, pp. 107-108\r\nTitle: When the River Rises: Flood Control on the Boise River. Author: Susan M. Stacy.\r\nReviewed by: Douglas C. Nilson\r\nMarch 1995, Vol. 13 No. 1, pp. 109-111\r\nTitle: Partnerships for Community Preparedness. Author: David F. Gillespie, Richard A. Collignon, Mahasweta M. Banerjee, Susan A, Murty, Mary Rogue.\r\nReviewed by: Jeanne S. Hurlbert\r\nMarch 1995, Vol. 13 No. 1, pp. 113-114\r\nTitle: Disasters- Your Right to Survive. Author: Martin E. Silverstein.\r\nReviewed by: Ralph B. Leonard\r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Helene Denis, Robert A. Stallings, Gary R. Webb, David F. Gillespie
Issue
August 1996
Description
BOOK REVIEWS\r\nAugust 1996, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 245-249\r\nTitle: Organizing, Role Enactment, and Disasters: A Structural Theory. Author: Gary A. Kreps, Susan Lovegren Bosworth, Jennifer A. Mooney, Stephen T. Russell, Kristen Myers. \r\nReviewed by: David F. Gillespie \r\nAugust 1996, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 251-252\r\nTitle: Ground Zero: A Reassessment of the 1917 Explosion in Halifax Harbour. Author: Alan Rufman, Colin D. Howell. \r\nReviewed by: Helene Denis \r\nAugust 1996, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 253-255\r\nTitle: Complexity in Urban Crisis Management: Amsterdam’s Response to the Biljmer Aid Disaster. Author: Uriel Rosenthal, Paul’t Hart, Menno van Duin, Arjen Boin, Marceline Kroon, Marc Otten, Werner Overdijk\r\nReviewed by: Gary R. Webb \r\nAugust 1996, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 357-259\r\nTitle: Risk: A Sociological Theory. Author: Niklas Luhmann. \r\nReviewed by: Robert A. Stallings \r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Ben Wisner
Issue
March 2000
Description
March 2000, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 123-124\r\nTitle: Medical Assistance to Self-settled Refugees, Guinea, 1990-96. By Wim Van Damme.\r\nReviewed by: Ben Wisner \r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Beverly A. Cigler
Issue
November 1991
Description
Emergency Management\\'s Widening Scope: A Review of New Books

Book Reviews

Authors
Benigno Aguirre, Susan L. Bosworth, Lynn T. Drennan, Robert A. Stallings
Issue
November 1996
Description
BOOK REVIEWS\r\nNovember 1996, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 361-363\r\nTitle: Sociology of Earthquake Prediction: Disaster Sociology Technology Assessment. Author: Ellen M. Geenen. \r\nReviewed by: Robert A. Stallings \r\nNovember 1996, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 365-366\r\nTitle: New Perspectives on Uncertainty and Risk. Author: John Handmer, Bevis Dutton, Bernard Guerin, Michael Smithson \r\nReviewed by: Lynn T. Drennan \r\nNovember 1996, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 367-368\r\nTitle: Desastre en Guadalaraja: Notas Preliminiares y Testimonios. Author: Jesus Manuel Macias, Georgina Calderon Aragon. \r\nReviewed by: B. E. Aguirre \t\r\nNovember 1996, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 369-370\r\nTitle: Household and Community Recovery after Earthquakes. Author: Robert Bolin. \r\nReviewed by: B. E. Aguirre \r\nNovember 1996, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 371-373\r\nTitle: Disaster Evacuation and the Tourist Industry. Author: Thomas E. Drabek. \r\nReviewed by: Susan L. Bosworth \r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Anthony Oberschall, Pan Hao, Duane A. Gill, Patrick Lagadee, Shirley Laska, Roger Wettenhall, David F. Gillespie
Issue
August 1990
Description
Sociology of Disasters: Contribution of Sociology to Disaster Research.\r\n\r\nThe Great Black Dragon Fire: A Chinese Inferno.\r\n\r\nBhopal: Anatomy of a Crisis.\r\n\r\nBad Tidings: Communication and Catastrophe.\r\n\r\nCities Under Water.\r\n\r\nA Workshop Report on Local Government and Disaster Management.\r\n\r\n