In the Second Edition of Disaster Policy and Politics, author Richard Sylves covers the hottest and most controversial issues in the fields of disaster management and homeland security. The work provides a careful and balanced analysis of U.S. disaster politics and policy, paying special attention to the role of key actorsadecision makers at the federal, state, and local levels. The bookas comprehensive aall-hazardsa approach introduces readers to important public policy, organizational management, and leadership issues whether they aspire to be emergency managers or not. Crafted to be more instructor- and student-friendly, the 10-chapter volume includes boxed miniacase studies depicting disasters large and small. Among its aims are to provide illuminating examples, context, and humanitarian relevance.The goal isto repair thehome to a safe andsanitary living or functioning condition. ... or other water system acheating, ventilating, and airconditioning system ac utilities (electrical, plumbing, and gas systems) acentrance and exitways from the home, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Disaster Policy and Politics: Emergency Management and Homeland Security|
|Publisher||:||CQ Press - 2014-07-23|