Urban Emergency Management
  • Release Date : 25 September 2017
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Categories : Nature
  • Pages : 260 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128092200
  • ISBN 10 : 0128092203
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Synopsis : Urban Emergency Management written by Thomas Henkey, published by Butterworth-Heinemann which was released on 25 September 2017. Download Urban Emergency Management Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Urban Emergency Management: Planning and Response for the 21st Century takes the concepts and practices of emergency management and places them in the context of the complex challenges faced by the contemporary city. Cities provide unique challenges to emergency managers. The concentrated population and often dense layering of infrastructure can be particularly susceptible to disasters—both natural and human-caused. The book provides guidance across all phases of emergency management, including prevention and all-hazards approaches. Presents an all-hazards and all-phases approach to emergency management, including natural hazards and human-caused disasters Covers the human capital and political and leadership qualities needed by urban emergency managers Targets the needs of emergency management in urban settings

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Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Earth Sciences and Resources,Mapping Science Committee,Committee on Planning for Catastrophe: A Blueprint for Improving Geospatial Data, Tools, and Infrastructure
Publisher : National Academies Press
Category : Science
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