Article Index

Book Reviews

Authors
Nicholas P. Petropoulos, David M. Neal, Scott R. Lillibridge, Lee Wilkins, Juan Murria, Richard T. Sylves
Issue
August 1994
Description
BOOK REVIEWS\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 241-242\r\nTitle: Natural Hazard Policy Setting. Identifying Supporters and Opponents of Nonstructural Hazard Mitigation. By Elliot Mittler.\r\nReviewed by: Richard T. Sylves \r\n\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 243-246\r\nTitle: Planning for Earthquake: Risk, Polities, and Policy. By Philip R. Berke and Timothy Beatley.\r\nReviewed by: Nicholas P. Petropoulos\r\n\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 247-249\r\nTitle: Floodproof Retrofitting: Homeowner Self-Protective Behavior. By Shirley Bradway Laska.\r\nReviewed by: David M. Neal\r\n\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 251\r\nTitle: Hurricane Hugo’s Impact on the Virgin Islands. By Cora L. E. Christian.\r\nReviewed by: Scott R. Lillibridge\r\n\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 253-254\r\nTitle: Media and Apocalypse: News Coverage of the Yellowstone Forest Fires, Exxon Valdez Oil Spill and Loma Prieta Earthquake. By Conrad Smith.\r\nReviewed by: Lee W\tilkins\r\n\r\n\r\nAugust 1994, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 255-256\r\nTitle: Disasters, Planning, and Development: Managing Natural Hazards to Reduce Loss. By Department of Regional Development and Environment.\r\nReviewed by: Juan Murria\r\n

Book Reviews

Authors
Gary A. Kreps, Risa I. Palm, Philipp Sonntag
Issue
November 1986
Description
Eing Hrung In Die Soziologie Der Katastrophen\r\n\r\nThe Ecology of Disaster\r\n\r\nInsurance and Natural Disaster Management

BOOK REVIEWS

Authors
Barbara Muller Vogt
Issue
March 2000
Description
March 2000, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 117-118\r\nTitle: The Gendered Terrain of Disaster: Through Women’s Eyes. Edited by Elaine Enarson and Betty Hearn Morrow.\r\nReviewed by: Barbara Vogt \t\r\n

BOOK REVIEWS

Authors
Nicole Dash, William Waugh, Elaine Enarson
Issue
August 2000
Description
August 2000, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 347-349\r\nTitle: The Angry Earth: Disaster in Anthropological Perspective. Edited by Anthony Oliver-Smith and Susanna M. Hoffman.\r\nReviewed by: Elaine Enarson \r\n\t\r\n\r\nAugust 2000, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 351-353\r\nTitle: Regions of Risk: A Geographical Introduction to Disasters. By Kennith Hewitt.\r\nReviewed by: Nicole Dash \r\n\r\n\r\nAugust 2000, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 355-356\r\nTitle: Origins of Terrorism: Psychologies, Ideologies, Theologies, States of Mind. Edited by Walter Reich.\r\nReviewed by: William L. Waugh, Jr. \r\n

Book Review: Standing in the Need: Culture, Comfort, and Coming Home after Katrina

Authors
Dana M. Greene
Issue
November 2016
Description
Published in 2015, by Katherine E. Browne. Austin TX: University of Texas Press.

Book Review: The Big Wave by Pearl S. Buck

Authors
Carla Prater
Issue
March 2012
Description
No abstract

Book Review: The Crisis Caravan: What’s Wrong with Humanitarian Aid?

Authors
Ilan Kelman
Issue
March 2011
Description
The Crisis Caravan: What’s Wrong with Humanitarian Aid? 2010, Linda Polman. New York: Henry Holt and Company.

Book Review: The Culture of Calamity: Disaster and the Making of Modern America

Authors
Carla S. Prater
Issue
March 2008
Description
Book Review: The Culture of Calamity: Disaster and the Making of Modern America\r\nAuthor: Kevin Rozario.\r\nReviewed by: Carla S. Prater

Book Review-The Everyday Resilience of the City: How Cities Respond to Terrorism and Disaster

Authors
Carla S. Prater
Issue
March 2010
Description
Book Review-The Everyday Resilience of the City: How Cities Respond to Terrorism and Disaster\r\nAuthor: Jon Coaffee, David Murakami Wood, Peter Rogers\r\nReviewed by: Carla S. Prater\r\nPages: 145-147

Book Review-The Human Side of Disaster

Authors
Carla S. Prater
Issue
November 2009
Description
The Human Side of Disaster\r\nAuthor: Thomas E. Drabek\r\nReviewed by: Carla S Prater\r\nPages: 301-303