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What Is a Disaster? A Dozen Perspectives on the Question

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ISBN-10: 0415178991

ISBN-13: 9780415178990

Edition: 1998

Authors: E. L. Quarantelli

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Social science disaster researchers from 6 different disciplines advance their views on what a disaster is in this work. The huge conceptual differences that exist concerning what a disaster is are set out clearly.
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Book details

Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 5/11/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 328
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Quarantelli is of the University of Delaware, Newark.

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