9780470119754

Emergency Management: Concepts and Strategies for Effective Programs

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  • ISBN13:

    9780470119754

  • ISBN10:

    0470119756

  • Format: eBook
  • Copyright: 2007-02-01
  • Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
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Summary

This book propounds an all-hazards, multidisciplinary approach to emergency management. It discusses the emergency manager's role, details how to establish an effective, integrated program, and explores the components, including: assessing risk; developing strategies; planning concepts; planning techniques and methods; coordinating response; and managing crisis. Complete with case studies, this is an excellent reference for professionals involved with emergency preparedness and response.

Table of Contents

Emergency Management: A Historical Perspective
Emergency Management: A Social Science Perspective
The Emergency Manager: Evolving Roles and Shifting Paradigms
Establishing the Emergency Management Program
Assessing Risk
Developing Strategy
Planning Concepts
Planning Techniques and Methods
Coordinating Disaster
Managing Crisis
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