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The Resource Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events, Thomas A. Birkland

Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events, Thomas A. Birkland

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Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events
Title
Lessons of disaster
Title remainder
policy change after catastrophic events
Statement of responsibility
Thomas A. Birkland
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Language
eng
Summary
Even before the wreckage of a disaster is cleared, one question is foremost in the minds of the public: What can be done to prevent this from happening again? Today, news media and policymakers often invoke the lessons of September 11 and the lessons of Hurricane Katrina. Certainly, these unexpected events heightened awareness about problems that might have contributed to or worsened the disasters, particularly about gaps in preparation. Inquiries and investigations are made that claim that lessons were learned from a disaster, leading us to assume that we will be more ready the next time a si
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Series statement
American governance and public policy series
Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events, Thomas A. Birkland
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Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events, Thomas A. Birkland
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2tt2sn
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
September 11, learning, and policy change -- Learning from aviation security disasters -- Learning from earthquakes and hurricanes
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589013599
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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