A Dictionary of Disaster Management

Bidragets oversatte titel: Oxford leksikon for katastrofe management

Olivier Rubin, Rasmus Dahlberg

Publikation: Bog/antologi/afhandling/rapportAntologiFormidling


A Dictionary of Disaster Management offers over 200 terms covering different disasters from a social science perspective, brining together insights from many different disciplines including sociology, political science, history, anthropology, and natural science. It also features practical terms, key concepts in disaster research, and important organizations involved in disaster management.

Terms include famine, disaster diplomacy, gender intersectionality, and humanitarian principles allowing readers to access definitions on the most important topics within this developing field. Illustrations and web links offer additional context and resources.

This work focuses on the practical managerial dimension of disaster management as well as research approaches and methods and covers terms that a student in an intermediate or advanced course on disaster management will need to understand. This is an essential reference source for students and professionals in this area.
Bidragets oversatte titelOxford leksikon for katastrofe management
ForlagOxford University Press
Antal sider152
ISBN (Trykt)9780191829895
StatusUdgivet - 2017

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